Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018


MGMT 615 001 (CRN: 14146)


Department: Management
Instructor: Adam, Hajo V.
1:30PM - 6:30PM S MCN 312 (25-AUG-2018 - 25-AUG-2018) 
7:30AM - 12:30PM S MCN 312 (8-SEP-2018 - 8-SEP-2018) 
1:30PM - 6:30PM S MCN 312 (22-SEP-2018 - 22-SEP-2018) 
7:30AM - 12:30PM S MCN 312 (6-OCT-2018 - 6-OCT-2018) 
Session: PMBA Second Year 4
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
MBA for Professional Extended
MBA for Professionals
MBA for Professional Weekend
MBA - Executive Program
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required)
Section Enrolled: 60
Enrollment data as of: 17-MAY-2022 1:19PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Strategic Problem Solving examines theories, concepts and techniques used by highly effective managers and executives to solve challenging strategic problems facing their organizations. Strategic problems of two major types are addressed-problems as threats and problems as opportunities. The course integrates relevant ideas from decision sciences and strategic decision making and presents a coherent framework managers can use to become more effective strategic problem solvers. Focus is on analyzing and learning how to solve strategic problems course participants have faced or are likely to deal with in their future careers. Requires second year Jones School standing or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for Credit.