History & management of the company

Crédit : 4 ECTS
Langue du cours : anglais

Volume horaire

  • Volume horaire global (hors stage) : 36 h

Compétences à acquérir

Learning Outcomes
On completion of this module, students will be able to:
1. Explain the evolution of organisational forms
2. Understand the idea of market
3. Explain the history of industrialisation
4. Explain the evolution of strategy as a process
5. Understand the meaning and history of accounting practices

Courses Objectives
History of the management of the firm is a course that merges aspects history and business. As
such, students will learn how firms have changed and developed since the 19th century
until present day. This history will focus in five traits of firms: organisation, marketing,
strategy, production and accounting. Given the structure of the course, students will learn
to apply theoretical concepts to case studies.

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

This course examines the evolution of the firm from the 19th to the 20th century in
the context of:
a) Organisation,
b) Marketing,
c) Production,
d) Strategy,
e) Accounting

Mode de contrôle des connaissances

Grading Criteria
Participation 5%
Group Presentation 20%
Report 25%
Final Exam 50%



Année universitaire 2019 - 2020 - Fiche modifiée le : 18-04-2019 (16H23) - Sous réserve de modification.