Kaplan University Graduate School of Management
SELF DIRECTED LEARNING PLAN
Your Name: Tiaira Walls Date: October 21, 2013
Course Title: GB519 Measurement and Decision Making
Professional Goal (2-3 years) from now:
My professional goal two to three years from now is to graduate with my Master’s degree in Human Resources and hopefully obtain a entry level position in Human Resources or management.
Strengths to Leverage
Step 1: The most effective and satisfied people align their work with their natural strong points. Identify 3-5 of your key strengths (see Column 1 below); these could be a competency, skill, ability, knowledge area or personal ...view middle of the document...
What changes or additions, if any, will you make to your SDLP based on learning in this course?
|Step 1: Strengths to Leverage |Step 2: Course Learning Goals |Step 3: Course Outcomes & Assessment |
| |GB519: In this course I expect to learn to effectively use my |GB519: Assess decision-making approaches and techniques in business|
| |determination to pass through course and how to be able to effectively |situations. I learned how to assess decision-making approaches and|
|Strength 1: Determination |demonstrate knowledge of decision making approaches and techniques in |techniques in business situations. I definitely learned what I was |
| |business situations and life situations and how to explain it to anyone |expected to learn throughout this course. Through demonstrating |
| |that ask me questions. I also expect to learn how to be able to break down|knowledge decision making approaches and techniques and how they |
| |any problems and gain a rational and better understanding of them. |can apply to certain scenarios of the business world. For example; |
| | |I learned how to understand decision rules and discuss major |
| | |operating functions. This was easier with my natural determination |
| | |because throughout the course I was determined to succeed and not |
| | |fail even at times when I was determined to give up. |
| |GB519: In this course I expect to learn to use my abilities of analysis to|GB519: Evaluate operational results using managerial accounting |
| |describe certain managerial accounting ratios and decision making skills |principles and practices. I learned how to analyze information in |
| |to better is able to understand and explain management, business and |business environments such as balanced scorecards and performance |
|Strength 2: Analysis |managerial accounting a little more. I expect to be able to do things such|measurements. I definitely learned what I was expected to learn |
| |as analyze overhead variances, define strategic performance measurement, ...