Course name Management and workplace skills
Course date 05.09.2023 - 10.12.2023
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Business HUB
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Available for open UAS For Free
Level Bachelor

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Management and workplace skills

05.09.2023 - 10.12.2023

Course description

Learning outcomes:
  • You are able to lead yourself, develop you self-leadership and your competences as a responsible member of your work communiy.
  • You are able to analyze and develop work community collaboration by means of solution-oriented approaches.
  • You are able to apply leadership models in an appropriate way.
  • You are able to act as a leader in workplace situations typically encountered by supervisors.
  • How do you lead yourself?
  • How do you identify various roles, behavior patterns and phenomena in work communities?
  • How do you communicate and act as a responsible member of a work community and lead it?
  • How do you apply leadership models in various types of organisations?
  • How do you develop work community collaboration in a goal-oriented way?
  • How do you act as a leader and supervisor in changing working life environments?


Assessment criteria

Students are able to

  • use professional vocabulary and concepts in an expert way in different situations.
  • evaluate information sources critically.
  • work as team members and promote teams’ goal-oriented operation.
  • evaluate and develop work communities at individual, group and organizational level.
  • approach work community challenges with solution and development orientation.
  • choose appropriate models, methods, software and techniques according to the purpose and justify these choices.
  • apply critically the ethical principles of the professional field in different situations.

Assessment grade: 1-5

Course way of working and time table

Students can start their studies approximately within a week after enrolling on this course. The estimated time for completing this course is two months.

The first start is on 5 September 2023.

Main sections:

  • Management and Leadership
  • Self-leadership
  • Organizational Citizenship Behaviour

The course contents independent work. There is no group work or online live lectures.

Tests and exams are automated, and suited to independent study.

The course covers 5 ECTS credits, totalling 135 hours of student work. The number of hours is theoretical and varies according to student effort.

Course info

Study material:

The study material is provided in learning environment. (Learn)

Course additional info

This course is a part of Xamk Pulse’s ‘Diploma of Higher Education in Tourism and Service Business Management’.

What is diploma and what are the courses included in it?

Read more about the diploma 

Want to complete the whole diploma?

The full extent of the diploma is 60 ECTS credits. We recommend that you start from module I and complete it first.

Want to take just some of the courses?

If you don’t want to complete the whole diploma, you can choose just those courses that you are interested in.

Enrolment on diploma courses:

You must enroll on each course separately. Choose just the number of courses that you can & have time to complete by the end of year 2023! All the courses will be available also in year 2024, when you can start them weekly on nonstop basis.

Course enrolment info

Additional information on enrolment:

Open University of Applied Sciences office, email:

Terms of cancellation:

If you are not able to participate in the course, please let us know as soon as possible by email

Before the course starts, you’ll receive an invitation by email to this course.

Please note that there can be changes in the course details in terms of the timetable and teachers, for example.