Facts about the course

ECTS Credits:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Business Administration and Social Sciences
Course Leader:
Hallgeir Gammelsæter
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

ADM715 Essentials in organization and management (Autumn 2022)

About the course

  • Introduction to central debates in organization and management theories
  • Introduction to key management concepts and how to apply these in practice and in further studies

Students who already passed the examination in ADM900 will not obtain extra credits by taking ADM715 due to overlap.

The course is connected to the following study programs

Required prerequisite knowledge

Key concepts in sport management by Terri Byers, is mandatory for Sports Management students. It is preferable to have read it before the course starts.

Reduction of Credits

This course’s contents overlap with the following courses. A reduction of credits will occur if one of these courses is taken in addition:

Course Reduction of Credits
ADM900 – Forms of Organization and Management 7.5

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

Upon finishing the course students should have knowledge of essential debates in the field of organization and management science and be able to relate these to key management and organization concepts. Based on this insight, students are expected to make their independent analyses of organization and management designs, systems and processes

Forms of teaching and learning

Seminars (1-3 days of duration)

Coursework requirements - conditions for taking the exam

  • Mandatory coursework: Attendance for teaching
  • Courseworks given:
  • Courseworks required:
  • Presence: Required
  • Comment: 75% presence in seminars is required to qualify for final exam


  • Form of assessment: Home assessment

  • Proportion: 100%

  • Duration: 24 hours

  • Grouping: Individual

  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)

  • Supported material: All printed and written supporting material

  • Comment: Possibly mid-term home exam and end-term home exam

Course evaluation

Home exams



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