Performance Measurement in Nonprofit Organisations

  • Teaching

    Details

    Faculty Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
    Domain Business Administration
    Code UE-EGE.00076
    Languages English
    Type of lesson Lecture
    Level Master
    Semester SP-2021

    Schedules and rooms

    Summary schedule Wednesday 09:15 - 12:00, Hebdomadaire, PER 21, Room C230
    Hours per week 3

    Teaching

    Teachers
    Assistants
    Description

    Attendance for the first lecture is absolutely mandatory. Students who are not able to attend the first lecture are requested to send a mail to Prof. Gmür for registering for the course not later than Friday the 21st of september. The mail address is: markus.gmuer@unifr.ch. Late registrations will not be accepted.

    • Issues in Not-for-profit Performance Management
    • Measures for Performance
    • Key Management Drivers for Performance
    • Board Structure and Practice
    • Strategic Planninng
    • Civil Market Orientation
    • Leadership and Human Resource Management
    • Organisation Structure
    • Social Accounting
    • Risk Management in Nonprofit Organizations
    • Legitimacy Strategies

    Training objectives In this course the students get an overview on theories and concepts of performance management in private nonprofit organisations: How can we measure performance of organisations without profit-maximizing orientation, and which characteristics of the management system in a not-for-profit organisation are theoretically and empirically linked to its effectiveness and efficiency? Answers come from lecture, individual reading, class discussion, and group case study. work.
    Softskills
    No
    Off field
    Yes
    BeNeFri
    Yes
    Mobility
    Yes
    UniPop
    No

    Documents

    Bibliography The course is based on a collection of selected papers at the beginning of the semester.

    Quarter, J./Mook, L./Richmond, B. J. (2003) What counts: social accounting for nonprofits and cooperatives. Englewood Cliffs
    Anthony, R. (1988) Management control in nonprofit organizations. 4th ed., Homewood
    Cameron, K. S./Whetten, D. A. (Eds.) (1983) Organizational effectiveness: a comparison of multiple models. New York.
    Kaplan, R. (2001) Strategic performance measurement and management in nonprofit organizations. Nonprofit Management & Leadership, 11: 353-370.
  • Dates and rooms
    Date Hour Type of lesson Place
    24.02.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    03.03.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    10.03.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    17.03.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    24.03.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    31.03.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    14.04.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    21.04.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    28.04.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    05.05.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    12.05.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    19.05.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    26.05.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
    02.06.2021 09:15 - 12:00 Cours PER 21, Room C230
  • Assessments methods

    Evaluation continue - SP-2021, Session d'été 2021

    Assessments methods By rating
    Descriptions of Exams

    Combination of an individual mid-term exam (60 minutes) and a case study presentation (in a Team of 4-5 students) with 50% weights each.

    Examen écrit - SP-2021, Session de rattrapage 2021

    Assessments methods By rating
    Descriptions of Exams

    Examination time 90 min.

    Re-assessment only

  • Assignment
    Valid for the following curricula:
    Accounting and Finance 90 [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Course > Accounting and control Module > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Course > Cours à option dans tous les cours de Master de l'université > SES Master level courses

    Branche secondaire Master: informatique de gestion 30 [MA]
    Version: 2020/SA_V01
    Cours > Modules management > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Cours > Modules management > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management

    Business Communication - Information Systems 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2020/SA_V01
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Option Group > Information Management > Cours > Modules management > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Option Group > Information Management > Cours > Modules management > ACC: Accounting and Control

    Business Communication - Management 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Chosen Option > Management > 30 ECTS parmi les modules : > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Chosen Option > Management > 30 ECTS parmi les modules : > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management

    Communication and Media Research 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2015
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Inter- and Transdisciplinary Perspectives > SES Master level courses

    Communication and Society 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Courses - 60 ECTS > Schwerpunkten > Inter- & Transdisciplinary Perspectives > SES Master level courses

    Complementary learnings in SES
    Version: ens_compl_ses
    MA course offering for Mobility Students

    Economics 90 [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V02
    Elective courses > SES Master level courses
    Information pour l'étudiant (à définir) > Sustainable Development and Social Responsibility > 369 - Option : "Sustainable Development and Social Responsibility"

    Economics [3e cycle]
    Version: SA-2002
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Economie
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Economie
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Economie quantitative [3e cycle]
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    European Business 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2017/SA_v01
    Courses - 63 ECTS > Modules - Min one extra module with 12 ECTS > One complete module taken from the following list > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Courses - 63 ECTS > Additional courses: Any Master courses of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, as well as maximum 9 ECTS from all Master programmes of the University. > SES Master level courses

    Gestion d'entreprise 30 [MA]
    Version: 2020/SA_V01
    Cours facultatifs à choisir: Cours master de la Faculté des sciences économiques et sociales > SES Master level courses
    Es müssen zwei der folgenden aufgeführten Wahlmodule belegt werden > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management
    Es müssen zwei der folgenden aufgeführten Wahlmodule belegt werden > ACC: Accounting and Control

    Information Management 90 ECTS [MA] - SA/2019
    Version: 2019/SA_V01
    Classes - min. 45 ECTS > Modules management - max. 15 ECTS > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Classes - min. 45 ECTS > Modules management - max. 15 ECTS > NPO: Nonprofit Management

    Information Management 90 ECTS [MA] - SA/2020
    Version: 2020/SA-v01
    Classes - min. 45 ECTS > Modules management - max. 15 ECTS > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Classes - min. 45 ECTS > Modules management - max. 15 ECTS > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management

    MSc in Environmental Sciences and Humanities [MA] 120
    Version: 2020_1/V_01
    MSc in Environmental Sciences and Humanities, elective courses (from AS2020 on) > MSc-SE, Sustainable Economy Module, elective courses (from AS2020 on)

    Management 90 ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2017/SA_v01
    Courses: min. 63 ECTS > Cours facultatifs : max. 18 ECTS > SES Master level courses
    Courses: min. 63 ECTS > 3 modules with min 12 ECTS each > NPO: Nonprofit Management
    Courses: min. 63 ECTS > 3 modules with min 12 ECTS each > ACC: Accounting and Control

    Management 90 ECTS [MA] - SA/2021
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Courses: min. 72 ECTS > Modules - min 54 ECTS > Groupe d'élément de validation du Module NPO-SUST > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management
    Courses: min. 72 ECTS > Modules - min 54 ECTS > Groupe d'élément de validation du Module ACC > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Courses: min. 72 ECTS > Elective Courses : max. 18 ECTS > SES Master level courses

    Management [3e cycle]
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Marketing 90ECTS [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Courses > Elective Master courses from the whole university > SES Master level courses

    Public Economics and Public Finance 90 ECTS [MA_DD]
    Version: 2015 MA VWL DD
    Cours > Up to 45 ECTS credits must fulfill the conditions required for the specialisation, including the modules 1, 2 and 6 with a min. of 12 ECTS in each. > Additional courses in Economics in order to fulfil the Double Diploma requirements > Module 4: Business Ethics and Social Responsibility

    Sciences sociales [3e cycle]
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Sciences sociales [PRE-DOC]
    Version: -
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Sciences économiques et sociales
    Version: 2018/SP_v01 ses_BeNeFri
    Course > MA course offering for BeNeFri Students

    Sciences économiques et sociales [3e cycle]
    Version: SA-2002
    Cours a choix > Wahlkurse UNIFR

    Sociology, Social Policy, Social Work 90 [MA]
    Version: SA17_MA_VP_de_v01
    Options > Social Policy and Social Work > Wahlpflichtmodule > Nonprofitorganisationen und Management

    Sociology, Social Policy, Social Work 90 [MA]
    Version: SA21_MA_VP_de_v01
    Wahlpflichtmodule > Weitere Themenbereiche > MAvmi - WP3: Nonprofitorganisationen und Management

    1026 6 International and European Business 90 [MA]
    Version: 2021/SA_V01
    Courses > Additional courses: Any Master courses of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, as well as maximum 9 ECTS from all Master programmes of the University. > SES Master level courses
    Courses > Modules > One complete module taken from the following list > Groupe d'élément de validation du Module ACC > ACC: Accounting and Control
    Courses > Modules > One complete module taken from the following list > Groupe d'élément de validation du Module NPO-SUST > NPO-SUST: NPO and Sustainable Management