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Management and Leadership - Growing as a Manager

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Explore the foundations of successful management with this free Management and Leadership - Growing as a Manager online course from The Open University by FutureLearn and CMI.

Overview

This Management and Leadership - Growing as a Manager online course from The Open University by FutureLearn will provide an introduction to the foundation skills and knowledge you need when becoming a manager.

It has been developed by The Open University Business School – a pioneering institution that is triple accredited by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB – and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) – the leading authority on management and leadership in the UK.

As such, it will give you the opportunity to learn from both academic experts and experienced practitioners, who have achieved the CMI’s prestigious Chartered Manager status.

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the concepts of management and leadership
  • Understand and evaluate different management and learning styles
  • Identify the need for and the importance of data as evidence in good decision making
  • Identify and define the term 'stakeholders' and gain an understanding of why they are important
  • Begin and develop the on-going process of personal development planning

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?

Week 1 - What is Management?

  • What is management?
  • Personal development planning
  • Influencing and communicating
Week 2 - Management Styles
  • An introduction to management styles
  • Classic management style theories
  • The importance of management styles – trust in the workplace
Week 3 - Decision Making and Data
  • An introduction to decision making
  • A possible approach to decision making
  • The importance of data and information
  • Decision information
Week 4 - Stakeholders
  • An introduction to stakeholders
  • Categorising stakeholders
  • Understanding stakeholders and meeting their needs

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The course is designed for new or aspiring managers, or experienced managers with few or no formal qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

Additional benefits can be reached via the Unlimited FutureLearn product. 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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