Leadership Development (LIMM) 593

The Future of Canadian Manufacturing

Delivery Mode: Online

Credits: 1

Prerequisites: None

Faculty: Faculty of Business

Program: Leadership and Management Development

Course Overview

The first half of this course provides a comprehensive overview of the Canadian and international manufacturing sectors, including fundamental economic principles and pressures, high-level trends, changes in the global marketplace, and how government policy shapes industrial activity.

The second half of the course introduces the basic tools needed to identify, address and solve common managerial challenges. It will guide students through various management styles and techniques, and effective strategies for organizing people, projects and processes.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized-study counterparts.

Updated April 13 2016 by Student & Academic Services