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PSYC 224 - Organizational Behavior
Course Code:
PSYC 224

Credits:
3

Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to current research and theory in organizational behavior. Topics will include: motivation, learning, communication, decision-making, power, group behaviour, leadership and job stress.

Date First Offered:
0000-01-01

Hours:
Total Hours: 45
Lecture Hours: 45


Total Weeks:
15

This course is offered online:
Yes

Pre-Requisites:
None

Non-Course Pre-Requisites:
None

Co-Requisites:
None

Rearticulation Submission:
No

Course Content:
- OB & People-Centred Management
- Social Perception & Attribution Factors Influencing Individual Behaviour
- Self Concept, Personality & Emotions
- Values, Attitudes and Job Satisfaction
- Foundations of Motivation
- Fundamental Concepts of Group Behaviour
- Effective Communication
- Conflict & Negotiation
- Power, Politics & Decision Making
- Leadership
- Organizational Culture, Socialization and Mentoring
- Organizational Structure & Design
- Managing Change and Stress
- Developing a Global Organization
- Summary and Overview of the Course
- Final Examination



Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- identify major research findings in the study of organizational behaviour
- define and explain both theoretical and applied issues in organizational behaviour
- identify and define basic terminology and conceptual principles relating to personality, learning, motivation, group behaviour and leadership


Grading System:
Letters

Passing Grade:
D (50%)

Grading Weight:
Final Exam: 28 %
Midterm Exam: 72 %


Percentage of Individual Work:
100

Course Offered in Other Programs:
No

Other Programs:
Business Management
Associate of Arts
Social Services Worker
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