Last updated : 07 Aug 2016

Management for a Competitive Edge




  • No group
  • Modules’ titles and Contents:

  • Module: Introduction to management
  • Module: Management tools
  • Module: Strategy
  • Module: Leading

  • Name of the teache Haldor Aamot

(Description can be found online)

  • Would you suggest following the entire MOOC or just some modules? entire

Learning outcomes

  • Declared aims of the MOOC

  • What defines successful management today
  • The theoretical and practical application of strategic management tools
  • The importance of planning and goal setting
  • How to develop sustainable competitive advantages
  • The process to develop a group
  • The importance of motivation and constructive communication
  • What defines a successful leader and different leadership styles

  • List of Soft skills developed:

Leadership; Communication; teamwork

  • List of digital skills developed

Teaching-Learning methodology

xMOOC (videos, further readings, assessments, quizzes, transcripts, forum)


Is there a final certification? Yes. A Statement of Participation (My Study Centre) Learning outcomes are evaluated by assessment (three attempts at every assessment, an overall grade average of at least 60% to pass the course) When: during the course at the end of a week

  • Soft skills Leadership, Communication, Teamwork
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Unknown
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Level of commitment required workload of 2 - 4 hours per week
  • Cost Free * See platform for details
  • Providing institution International College of Management Sydney (ICMS) ( )
  • Mooc Platform Open2Study (
  • Target group Open for all persons, main focus on elementary students
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Availability of teachersHow to contact themForum / discussion groups
  • Keywords Australia, Leadership, Communication, Teamwork