Management is the process of achieving organizational objectives through people and other resources. Since it is sometimes more efficient to use this off-the-shelf approach rather than to develop and test a major suite of programs, manual techniques may be used to enter ‘live’ start-up data Normally, the package’s standard data-entry facilities are used.
You might have some vague ideas about why this is the case – business graduates are in high demand worldwide, business touches on pretty much every aspect of modern human society, careers with a business degree are diverse and often highly paid – and these assumptions are likely to be largely true.
This module aims to develop the financial understanding and knowledge of students within business organisations so as to enable them to make effective decisions and to assess the cost, economic and financial implications and outcomes of these decisions.
Franks surveys technologies for managing it, explains how to analyze and make sense of it, and suggests how to create an organizational culture of discovery and innovation that takes advantage of the possibilities unleashed by the waves of data that are transforming the competitive environment of business.
Purpose: The purpose of PAB242S, in the broader context of the Baccalaureus Technologiae: Business Administration qualification will be to introduce students to the production and purchasing function in the broader strategic management context, to enable students to understand the working of the production and purchasing function in organisations as well as some of the most important production and purchasing activities.