INF 1230 Management of Information Organizations
2017 Winter Term (Section 1)
Instructor: Chun Wei Choo
Site address: uoft.me/inf1230
Please check lecture slides page for updated versions of slides on a few topics. Slides are also available on the UofT Learning Portal.
For Joel Alleyne's class on Fiscal Management: lecture slides, and worksheet.
Prof. Rafael Gomez, Director of the Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources at the University of Toronto, will be our guest lecturer in the March 22nd class on Labour Relations.
Joel Alleyne will be presenting the March 15th class on Financial Management.
Assignment 2 is now due on Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 (11.59pm). Please email your assignment as a PDF or DOC file to the TA.
Elysia is holding office hours on Tuesday Feb. 28, 4 - 5pm in BL 706 where she would be pleased to answer questions about the case assignment or the essay assignment.
Assignment 1 is due on Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 (1pm). Papers may be handed in during class that day or emailed to the TA (address below).
Course content is now also accessible from the U of T Learning Portal.
The class TA is Elysia Guzik. She may be reached at elysia[dot]guzik[at]mail[dot]utoronto[dot]ca.
Chun Wei's office hours this term are Wednesdays 3.30 - 4.30pm. Other times available by appointment.
- Students may also download slides as PDF files here.
Sign in as "student." Password is the answer to the question "Who was the founder of the human relations movement in management theory?" (First and last name, no space.) We spend some time discussing his work in the first class.
HyperSlides (designed by FIS graduate student)
Quizzes and stuff ...
- Try the new self-assessment quizzes on the History of Management, and Planning, Goals and Objectives.
- Find out your individual preferred conflict handling style: Try this self-assessment instrument.
Here's a tree-diagram showing how the topics presented in the course are related to one another. These major aspects of the organization need to be managed purposefully if the organization is to be effective.