• Application Deadline
  • 1 month
    Duration
The Managing Social and Human Capital course is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Pennsylvania. People are the most valuable asset of any business, but they are also the most unpredictable, and the most difficult asset to manage;managing people well is critical to the health of any organization, most managers don't get the training they need to make good management decisions.

About

Now, award-wining authors and renowned management Professors Mike Useem and Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School have designed this course to introduce you to the key elements of managing people. Based on their popular course at Wharton, this course will teach you how to motivate individual performance and design reward systems, how to design jobs and organize work for high performance, how to make good and timely management decisions, and how to design and change your organization’s architecture. The Introduction to Marketing programme is delivered by University of Pennsylvania and is part of the Business Foundations specialization.

By the end of this course, you'll have developed the skills you need to start motivating, organizing, and rewarding people in your organization so that you can thrive as a business and as a social organization. The Managing Social and Human Capital course is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Pennsylvania.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date  This course is offered on a rolling basis.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Intensity 2 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      2-3 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Motivation and Reward
  • Tasks, Jobs and Systems of Work
  • Making Good and Timely Management Decisions
  • Designing and Changing the Organization's Architecture
For more info please visit the programme website.

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

No specific background is required this Specialization is ideal for entrepreneurs, small business owners, managers, consultants, or anyone aiming to hone their core business skills. Knowledge of high-school level math (through pre-calculus) is suggested.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    79 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    79 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
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Funding

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