Jump to Section

Course Overview

This course will equip participants with the basic knowledge and understanding of the world of management, including the nature of management and the issues related to today’s business environment. Participants will have an appreciation on the importance of effective management.

Who Should Attend

Participants who are interested to deepen their knowledge about "Management" and its importance to organizations and build a good foundation for further studies in Business Diploma courses

Managers and supervisors who wish to have in-depth knowledge of the management concepts.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:


1. Describe the basic functions of management

2. Identify the different levels of management

3. Identify the basic skills of a manager

4. Differentiate managerial skills from management levels

5. Describe the dimension in the general and task environments

6. Determine the impact of the dimensions in the general and task environments on organisational performance

7. Explain the relationship between an organisation and the environment, and its impact on the management functions

8. Describe the artefacts of corporate culture

9. Explain the importance of decision-making in management

10. Explain the difference between programmed and non-programmed decisions

11. Describe the steps in the managerial decision-making process


Participants who complete the following suite of MLCs will be eligible to apply for exemption to part-time Diploma in Security & Fire Safety Studies or Diploma in Business Practice (Business Administration) upon successful admission into the programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic, subject to the approval of the polytechnic:


Upon successful admission, they will also be granted full exemption in the Principles of Management module.



Mode of Assessment


Multiple Choice Questions / True or False – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic









Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration
Mobile Online Learning No Expiry date. NA

10 to 15 lessons with each lesson duration of about 15 mins



Find out what our graduates have to say about this course. 

Course Fees

Fee Type Item Course Fees 
Full Course Fee  S$99.99

You can make payment via credit card at our partner's (Gnowbe) payment gateway when you click 'Buy Now' in our website. Upon successful payment and registration, you will receive a receipt via email and you may start your course immediately. 

(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can also purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit at checkout if the course is SkillsFuture Credit Approved.)

Lecturer/Trainer Profile

You May Also Be Interested In

Course Contact

If you have any enquiries, please contact us below or submit an enquiry form here
  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.