Introduction to Business Administration

Accounting
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer
- Gonçalo Nuno Rodrigues Brás

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
On completion of the module students should understand all basic and general concepts of management science.

Program
1. What is an organisation about?
2. Objective-Based Administration
3. The Production Function
4. The Financial Function
5. The Commercial Function
6. The Human Resources Function

Evaluation Methodology

Bibliography
- Sousa, A. (1998). Introdução à Gestão: Uma Abordagem Sistémica. Lisboa: Editorial Verbo
- Wheelen, T. e Hunger, J. (2012). Strategic management and business policy. New Jersey: Pearson Education
- Lisboa, J. e Coelho, A. e Coelho, F. e Almeida, F. (2011). Introdução à Gestão de Organizações. Porto: Vida Económica
- Teixeira, S. (2005). Gestão das Organizações. Lisboa: Mc Graw-Hill

Method of interaction
- Debate on current issues and case study analysis
- Analysis of assignments on taught topics

Software used in class
Not applicable.