Course Outline/Calendar

Management 360
Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior

Spring, 2018
Wed 4:00pm - 6:45pm (Wed 1/24 - Wed 5/16, 16 weeks)
(traditional format)

Wayne Smith Ph.D.   [ ]

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[updated: Thursday, March 22, 2018]

"There are five managerial roles; they are to set objectives, organize, motivate and communicate, measure, and develop people."
-Peter Drucker (1909-2005)

Course Outline/Calendar

The purpose of this web site is to provide information and materials for students enrolled in Wayne Smith's Management 360 course, Class #  13454, for the Spring, 2018 semester. This course meets Wed 4:00pm - 6:45pm (Wed 1/24 - Wed 5/16, 16 weeks) in NA101 [ Campus MapGoogle MapsGoogle Earth ].

The following summary identifies the key terms used in the course outline.

General topic(s) to be discussed
General announcement(s) to be mentioned
Readings from the textbook
Readings from the library materials (or occasionally, a direct, online resource)
Readings from the Harvard Business Review materials (use your full CSUN email address and password)
Miscellaneous Readings
Readings and Presentations from Instructor-provided materials
Video Clip(s):
Video Clip(s) shown in class, typically from a movie or TV show
Assignment or report due at the immediate beginning of class
done individually or in teams (announced and completed in-class)
done individually or in teams (completed in-class)
a relatively long test
Slack time embedded during the course to cover unforeseen events

Note: Materials listed as (CSUN only) are restricted to CSUN students, faculty, and staff only. To access these restricted materials, CSUN stakeholders will need to enter their full CSUN email address (e.g., "") and their CSUN password. There is a small chance this type of authentication may not work for some smartphones or tablets; in that case, simply use a laptop or desktop computer.

The following is the detail of the course in chronological order. Students must complete the readings and assignments before the due date.

Week 1: Wed. Jan 24, 2018
Week 2: Wed. Jan 31, 2018
Week 3: Wed. Feb 7, 2018
Week 4: Wed. Feb 14, 2018
Week 5: Wed. Feb 21, 2018
Week 6: Wed. Feb 28, 2018
Week 7: Wed. Mar 7, 2018
Week 8: Wed. Mar 14, 2018
Week 9: Wed. Mar 21, 2018
Week 10: Wed. Mar 28, 2018
Week 11: Wed. Apr 4, 2018
Week 12: Wed. Apr 11, 2018
Week 13: Wed. Apr 18, 2018
Week 14: Wed. Apr 25, 2018
Week 15: Wed. May 2, 2018
Week 16: Wed. May 9, 2018
Finals Week: Wed. May 16, 2018

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