Courses and Programs

M.I. Technology Management for Spring 2019

MSTM6022
Communication and Conflict Resolution in a Technical Environment


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 90820
Instructor(s): Pendergast, Shawn


Description
This course provides participants with an understanding of the basic principles of conflict resolution, negotiation, and effective communication and interpersonal skills. The skills taught will enable students to diagnose, understand and accept a role in the negotiation and management of conflicts between individuals and groups in an organizational context; to investigate and solve problems and manage conflicts within the workplace.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6023
Strategic Planning, Policy, Participation And Management in Technical Operations


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 91241
Instructor(s): Caines, Susan


Description
This course is designed to give participants an understanding of the strategic planning and policy development needs and functions of an organization. The course will examine current concepts, approaches and, specifically the critical role of managers and leaders in the areas of planning, policy development, problem solving and decision making. Strategic planning and policy development in the business must be led by managers who provide overall vision, coordination, decisions on allocation of resources, communication and ongoing commitment, evaluation and support.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6034
Project Management in the Offshore, Health, Fisheries and Engineering Technology Environments


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 91818
Instructor(s): Pendergast, Shawn


Description
This course will include an overview of project management. It will include presentations, discussions, and case-based analysis around project planning and monitoring; resource planning, budgeting and cost controls; assessing and managing risks; managing team work; effective communications; quality control; and negotiations and contracts.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6036
Supply Chain Management and Advanced Engineering Technology Operations


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 90653
Instructor(s): Barajas Vazques, Marco Antonio


Description
This course provides a comprehensive understanding of supply chain management including planning, management and measurement of customer demand, sourcing, operations and manufacturing, inventory, warehousing, transportation, and the effective application of technology to optimize supply chain performance. In addition, this course includes advanced technical operations topics including global sourcing and logistics, forecasting, lean systems, and resource, sales and operations planning.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6044
Marine Enviro Law&Poll Control


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 93004
Instructor(s): Anthony, Donald

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6054
Technology Assessment


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 91243
Instructor(s): Barajas Vazques, Marco Antonio


Description
introduces students to the methods and tools applied in technology assessment. Technology assessment is of growing importance to technology management and research. In this course, students will review the common technology assessment approaches used for government and non-government uses, including risk assessment decision analysis, impact analysis, cost-benefit analysis, roadmapping and system dynamics.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6100
Project in Engineering and Applied Science Technology Management


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 92137
Instructor(s): Coronado, Christian


Description
(6 CREDIT HOURS) This course will involve the students in discussions and case studies related to international development activities that aim to improve the livelihoods of the poor and/or under-represented in developing countries. It will consider types of funding agencies, proposal development, needs assessments, project management strategies, sustainable resource management, human resource development, consideration of the impacts on the host or target group as well as their developing country, change management strategies, communication strategies, and other relevant topics.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

Contact

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