Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2017/2018
Belonging course: 
Course of Bachelor's Degree Programme on INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Disciplinary sector: 
ORGANIZATION STUDIES (SECS-P/10)
Credits: 
3
Year of study: 
3
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
First Semester
Hours of front activity: 
24

Language

Italian

Course description

Developing and applying knowledge and understanding about simple, functional, divisional organisational forms, organizational forms of international firms, boundaries and firms network.
Knowledge and understanding skills: the student should be able to understand the basic concepts of organization paying attention to the design simple, functional, divisional organisational forms, organizational forms of international firms, boundaries and firms network.
Applying knowledge and understanding: the student should be able to apply the acquired knowledge to analyse and make a diagnosis of emerging problems from considering all possible hypotheses of organisational design with regards to simple, functional, divisional organisational forms, organizational forms of international firms, boundaries and firms network.
Making judgments: the student should be able to develop critical skills to use autonomously the acquired knowledge solving specific issues, such as the analysis of organizational issues and the identification of more suitable coordination mechanisms within and across all unitary and reticular organizational forms within and outside the organizing of economic activities.
Communication: the student is expected to provide coherent answers and to give clear and in-depth answers to the questions of the written exam and oral exam to questions about how to interpret the main questions emerging from the organisational design and coordinating mechanisms that concern the design simple, functional, divisional organisational forms, organizational forms of international firms, boundaries and firms network.
Lifelong learning skills: the student should be able to show a good learning ability, by widening, for example, his/her knowledge with use of relevant bibliographic references. The student will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge gained in the part related to Organizzazione aziendale 6cfu and previous courses integrating them with the additional professional skills that characterize the course.

Prerequisites

Having acquired kowledge assumed studyng Organizzazione aziendale 6cfu

Syllabus

The organization of the firm; simple, functional and divisional forms (8 hours)
structuring international firms (8 hours)
firm boundaries and inter-firm organization (8 hours)

Teaching Methods

lectures
exercises
tutorials,

Textbooks

Grandori A. (2000), Organization and Economic Behaviour, Routledge, London (UK)
(Chapters XI, XII, XIII)

Learning assessment

The aim of the exam is to check that the student has achieved the training and learnign objectives. The exam comprises: a written exam (5 points for one open question: 15 minutes to solve); only the students that have 3 as a score accede to oral exam; an oral exam (5 points and 3 questions). The student does not pass the exam without having completed 6 as a score in the exam. The final assessment is the result of a synthetic evaluation of two trials.

More information

Slides are downloadable on MOODLE e-learning Platform

http://e-economiaegiurisprudenza.uniparthenope.it/moodle/course/view.php...

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