MGT248 Managing and Leading People in Organizations (Spring)

This is a research-driven, application-focused course in which you’ll examine how to manage themselves and others effectively in a business world that is dynamic, digital, diverse, and disperse and takes advantage of the London location to relate the course content to the local context and current UK business events. The course introduces you to the management functions of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. Topics include teamwork, ethics, motivation, and others with an emphasis on the application of conceptual tools to analyze and address managerial issues.

Course restrictions: Open only to Syracuse School of Management majors as part of the London Center: Whitman Core program and taken concurrently with MGT 247 and SOM 354. Sophomore standing required.

Course fee: A fee will be billed to cover site visits and related costs (2023-24 = $95).

Please note that some London Center: Whitman Core off-site visits cannot be scheduled during regular class meeting times. These visits are integral to the class and mandatory. Specific dates will be provided at the beginning of the semester.


Department: Management

Location: London

Credits: 3