Introduction to Business Administration

Business Administration
ECTS; º Ano, , 0,0 T + 0,0 PL + 0,0 TP + 0,0 P + 0,0 TC + 0,0 S + 0,0 E + 0,0 OT + 0,0 O


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A general introduction to management concepts and case study analysis. On completion of course the students should have the management foundations that are a basis for other modules in the program.

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

Evaluation Methodology
Intermediate test (100%). A final exam (100%) for the students failing
continuous assessment (those who obtained less than 10 out of 20).


Method of interaction
- Current issues and case study discussion - Examples, exercises and oral and written applications with a
view to improving comprehension and learning;
- Analysis of assignments on the topics proposed.

Software used in class