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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...

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Organization DesignStrategic ManagementOrganizational TheoryOrganizational Structure

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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...

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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Course Orientation

You will become familiar with the course, your classmates, and our learning environment. The orientation will also help you obtain the technical skills required for the course....
1 video (Total 4 minutos), 6 readings, 1 quiz
6 lecturas
About the Discussion Forums10m
Descriptions of Firms Discussed in This Course10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Orientation Quiz20m
1 hora para completar

Module 1: Corporate Governance and the Role of Managers in Value Creation

What is management and what role do managers play in creating economic value? These questions are critical in understanding corporate governance and defining managerial responsibilities. ...
7 videos (Total 41 minutos), 2 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
1-1.1: What Is Management?6m
1-1.2: What Is the Role of Management in Organizations?5m
1-1.3: Who Are Managers Responsible To?10m
1-1.4: Who Should Monitor the Actions of Executives?5m
1-1.5: What Is Corporate Governance?9m
Like this course? Learn more with the iMBA! (optional)1m
2 lecturas
Module 1 Overview10m
Module 1 Readings10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 1 Quiz20m
2 horas para completar

Module 2: Environment of Organizations: External and Internal Contingencies

What factors should be taken into account in designing organizations? This is the fundamental question in understanding the role of external and internal contingencies in developing organizational design alternatives....
11 videos (Total 96 minutos), 2 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
2-1.1: The Process of Value Creation5m
2-1.2: Critical Contingencies to Organizational Design4m
2-1.3: Competing Business Models: The Credit Card Industry14m
2-1.4: Critical Elements of a Business Model5m
2-1.5: The Case of the Changing Music Industry3m
2-2.1: Industry Life Cycle9m
2-2.2: Trajectories of Industry Change11m
2-2.3: Internal Contingencies: Operational Technology and Strategy Making Process12m
2-2.4: Types of Workflow Interdependencies13m
2-2.5: Models of Competitive Strategy14m
2 lecturas
Module 2 Overview10m
Module 2 Readings10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 2 Quiz20m
4 horas para completar

Module 3: Organization Design – Differentiation

What are the critical building blocks of organization design? This central question helps us focus on how the allocation of resources, authority, and tasks provide the managers the choices for structuring the organization....
10 videos (Total 71 minutos), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
3-1.1: Differentiation in Organizational Design1m
3-1.2: What Is Organization Design and Design Effectiveness?10m
3-1.3: The Core Parts of Organizational Structure4m
3-1.4: Designing Organizations for Efficiency versus Flexibility?4m
3-1.5: Functional Design9m
3-1.6: Divisional Design9m
3-2.1: Generic Hybrid Designs14m
3-2.2: Contemporary Hybrid Designs9m
3-2.3: Conglomerates and Business Groups6m
2 lecturas
Module 3 Overview10m
Module 3 Readings10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 3 Quiz20m
2 horas para completar

Module 4: Elements of Organization Design – Integration

How is organizational integration achieved with the use of coordination and control tools? Coordination and control are the essential parts of organization design, and we need to describe how these tools are used to design the organization....
12 videos (Total 106 minutos), 2 readings, 1 quiz
12 videos
4-1.1: What Are the Main Elements of Integration in Organization Design?6m
4-1.2: What Is Coordination?10m
4-1.3: Vertical and Horizontal Coordination Mechanisms12m
4-1.4: Coordination and Teamwork6m
4-1.5: How Do We Achieve Efficiency and Flexibility?11m
4-2.1: What Is a Management Control System?12m
4-2.2: Traditional Control Systems6m
4-2.3: Contemporary Control Systems14m
4-2.4: Critical Issues Associated with Control Systems10m
4-2.5: How Do We Know Our Design Is Effective?11m
Course Recap2m
2 lecturas
Module 4 Overview10m
Module 4 Readings10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 4 Quiz20m
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por LAJul 16th 2017

Professor Leblebici is incredible teacher, and the Courses' materials are so powerful, and very important to learn how to implement them almost in any type of business!

por JRSep 22nd 2017

Watch the summary videos at the end of module four of managing the organization first, they provide great structure to attach your learning to.



Huseyin Leblebici

Professor of Business Administration
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign College of Business Department of Business Administration

Michael Bednar

Associate Professor
Business Administration

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Enhance leadership and business skills for immediate impact. Practice everyday leadership, manage people, learn and apply concepts and techniques to effectively manage organizations through organizational design, and formulate and implement strategy. Through the courses in this specialization, you will learn the fundamentals to effectively lead people and teams, manage organizations as well as tools to analyze business situations and develop strategies. The Specialization covers the strategic, human resource, and organizational foundations for creating and capturing value for sustainable competitive advantage – including how to manage people and organizations, analyze the competition, and develop strategies both within a business and across a portfolio of businesses. The capstone is a strategic leadership and management plan where you’ll apply what you will learn to an actual business situation with participation by one or more focal companies. The deliverable will be designed to create value from the perspective of potential employers while achieving pedagogical and experiential goals for learners. This Specialization is part of the University of Illinois Masters of Business Administration degree program, the iMBA. Learn more about the admission into the program here and how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into the program. You can also start with for-credit courses within the Illinois iMBA degree program....
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