This programme demonstrates how effective thinking can lead to better decisions being made. Well thought decisions, either small or large, gives greater confidence in pursuing and achieving management excellence.
You will be guided on how theories and practice go hand-in-hand, through interactive analysis of case studies and hands-on activities.
Upon successful completion, you will be awarded a “Critical Thinking in Management” Certificate from Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak.
This program is HRDF SBL-Khas Scheme claimable.
2-4 December 2019
Chemsain building (Chemsain Konsultant , Jalan Rock Kuching)
– Course objectives, course content and course modules.
Upon completion of the programme, you will be able to:
You will be required to attend all 3 days of the programme, which focus on specific critical thinking skillsets in management. The topics covered during the programme include:
Concept of Critical Thinking
In this module, the participants will learn
Reasoning in Critical Thinking
Clarity in Critical Thinking
Credibility in Critical Thinking
How management theories and research provides the necessary credibility and establishment of rigor and soundness of critical thinking
Reflections in Critical Thinking
Bounded rationality and cognitive biases
How can we use our knowledge of bounded rationality to improve our critical thinking
Summary of the unit
A concise and coherent conclusion for the student to know, understand, apply, analyse, and evaluate their critical thinking skills.
The students will do presentations in teams demonstrating their skill in critical thinking.
– Trainer information.
|Dr Ong Liap Teck has held leadership positions in automobile retailing, construction, consulting, and turnkey contracting for major infrastructure works before joining Swinburne. Leveraging on his work experience, he coordinates industry consulting projects that connect undergraduate students with the business through innovative techniques and critical thinking.|
– Entry requirements and application process.
To be eligible for this course, you need to be in a managerial or executive position in any industry, and be actively interested in acquiring in-depth knowledge of rational thinking skills for decision making at the workplace.
As the main language of instruction is English, you will also be required to be proficient in the language.