Course name Fundamentals of strategic management
Course date 15.05.2023 - 31.08.2023
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Business HUB
Teacher Xamk lehtori
Available for open UAS For Free
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 13.03.2023 - 07.05.2023
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Fundamentals of strategic management

15.05.2023 - 31.08.2023

Course description


Strategic management is the ongoing planning, monitoring, analysis and assessment of all that is necessary for a company or an organization to meet its goals and objectives. Changes in the business environment require companies or organizations to constantly assess their strategies for success and successfull competitiveness.

• Student knows basic information about mission, vision, values and strategy. • Student knows basic elements about strategic thinking. • Student can analyze companies’ and organisations’ strategy.

Content: •The basic concepts of strategic management. • Mission statement, values and vision. •Defining strategic objectives, policies and action plans. • Processes and measurement of process efficiency. • Strategic thinking.


Assessment criteria

The assessment is based on the total score collected by the student from the exams, written assignment and peer review he/she has completed. The score given by the written assignment and peer review is determined by the automation of the Learn page of the course.

Grades: 1-5

Course way of working and time table

Study material: – Course book and other materials are available on e-learning platform: Exploring strategy – Gerry Johnson & al. – Other material gathered by the lecturer.