Administration Theory

Health Care Services Management
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer
- Jorge Manuel Marques Simões

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
An introduction to the different management concepts supported to case study analysis. Upon completion of the course the students are
expected to understand the basic concepts needed in a management study program.

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
Mid-term test (100%). A final exam (100%) for those students who didn't achieve a minimum average mark of 10/20.

Bibliography
- Sousa, A. (1998). Introdução à Gestão: Uma Abordagem Sistémica. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Editorial Verbo
- Cunha, M. e Rego, A. (2007). O Tao da Eficácia Organizacional. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Edições Sílabo
- Santos, J. e Ferreira, M. (2008). Ser Empreendedor ? Pensar Criar e Moldar a Nova Empresa. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Edições Sílabo

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by classroom discussion and case study exercises and problem- solving.

Software used in class
not applicable