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Prerequisites (for future units)
Business Administration is a core unit in the 3-year degree which addresses the principles and logics underpinning the operations of businesses. This is the first unit in the business studies area that first-year students take on in their degree.
The course aims to provide first-year students a basic knowledge of the principles and logics underpinning the operations of businesses. In particular, you will examine the nature and roles of businesses and their administration, as economic entities producing goods and services for the market.
The Business Administration course aims at providing the first-year students with a solid basic knowledge of the principles and logics underpinning the operations of businesses. In particular, the course intends to:
By the end of this course, students will acquire competence in the main issues of business administration, such as:
Knowledge and comprehension: students will acquire solid knowledge and factual ability to explain the logics of business operations, including a focus on the nature and activities of businesses, as systematic economic entities that generate wealth and require economic and financial stability to stay viable.
Ability to apply knowledge: Students will be able to apply their acquired knowledge to understand and solve simple and more complex problems concerning business management, organisation and accounting, especially in consideration of the company’s financial and economic stability.
Critical judgment: Students will be able to apply the acquired knowledge using their own judgment and critical reasoning, both theoretically and practically.
Learning capability: Students will develop appropriate learning capabilities that will support their independent learning of other subject in business administration, accounting and management, especially in their future job positions.
The course entails:
In the learning activities, students may be supported by digital apps that allow for self-assessment.
Depending on the dynamics of COVID 19, students could be supported by blended learning activities (online educational material and opportunities for interactions). Details will be available on Aulaweb.
It is available on Aulaweb.
Selected chapters from the textbook:
Marchi L. (2018), Introduzione all’economia aziendale, Giappichelli, Torino
E-book available (https://www.giappichelli.it/introduzione-all-economia-aziendale-21608)
A list of the chapters that are covered in the final exam is provided at the beginning of the semester on Aulaweb. Additional materials are uploaded on Aulaweb at the beginning of and during the semester.
Office hours: Wednesday at 11:00 am Department of Economics and Business Studies - II floor - office n. 1004 Depending on the dynamics of the COVID-19, a virtual office hour will be available on Teams.
ELISA RONCAGLIOLO (President)
FRANCESCO GIOVANNI AVALLONE
Lessons start in the first semester.
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
The final exam is identical for attending and non-attending students.
In consideration of the current COVID-19 emergency, details about the final exam will be provided on Aulaweb.
The exam aims at verifying that the student is capable to effectively explain the nature of the business and its dynamics, and to apply theoretical concepts to solve problems regarding the preservation of the economic and financial stability of the businesses.
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