Professional Development: Evidence-Based Management Foundations

Have you wanted to learn about the theory behind management practice? Do you want to update you knowledge of management theories and concepts? If so, then you might want to take this free online course offered by edX.

In this course, students will spend time dissecting the evidence in support of foundational theories and concepts of management. Students will also learn to critically assess existing management practice in modern organisations, and to evalte the potential of emerging research and evidence in key management domains. Learners will explore the evolution of management thinking, organizational design, human resource management and more.

This course is designed for both emerging leaders and established managers.

Begins: August 8 (self-paced)
Course length: 6 weeks
Time involved: 8-10 hours/week
Price: Free, with a Verified Certificate available for $149
Institution: Australian National University
Instructor: Andrew Bradly, Senior Lecturer in International Business at the Australian National University