The study of planning and directing the functions and activities of persons, organisations and institutions. The main purpose of this narrow field of education is to develop an understanding of the theory of management and administration and its application in the development, structure and operation of organisations and institutions, and the role of staff management and development. It also involves developing abilities in organising the efficient and effective provision of goods and services and in planning, co-ordinating and controlling the activities of an organisation and resolving problems and conflicts associated with the performance of these activities.
Business and Management develops skills in:
Management and Organisation Analysts assist organisations to achieve greater efficiency and solve organisational problems, and study organisational structures, methods, systems and procedures.Explore career
Research and Development Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate research and development activities within organisations.Explore career