In this Curricular Unit it is intended to consolidate the knowledge acquired during the overall course, departing from the analysis and resolution of different management real case studies.
Through this analysis it is also pretended that students show an adequate knowledge of the different management subjects, i.e.: human resources/team building; Corporate strategy; Marketing and development of Business Models. Pedagogical methods will highlight the development of soft skills.
Practical Management Situations Soft Skills for Management Linking Management Problems
• To Participate in group decisions regarding management of an organisation
• To develop communication skills
• To develop analytical and problem solving skills
• To show adequate knowledge of the different management domains
• From idea to the business case
• The business Model
• Value Proposition
• Business Plan
Mandatory reading will be provided on Moodle
Continuous assessment is privileged: 2 or 3 digital written documents (e-folios) during the semester (40%) and a
presence-based final exam (p-folio) in the end of the semester (60%). In due time, students can alternatively choose to perform one
final presence-based exam (100%).
Very good computer skills; Computer vocabulary; Word processing; Internet.
Basic texts are written in Portuguese, however students are recommended to be competent in English because complementary readings may be in English.