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Unit Summary

Unit type

PG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

Anti-requisites

be admitted to: MNG01720 Organisational Behaviour OR MGMT5003 - Organisational Behaviour (Online)

Unit aim

This unit introduces students to work and worker behaviour; behaviour at work; group and organisational behaviour; links between behaviour and organisational restructure; tasks and job design; administrative hierarchy; job satisfaction and worker adjustment; stress and other factors related to the environment of work; values associated with work behaviour.  

Unit content

Module 1: Introduction to OB

Module 2: Linking individual differences to workplace behaviour

Module 3: Performance management

Module 4: Understanding and managing inter-group dynamics

Module 5: Leadership, power, and politics

Module 6: Managing organisational culture and change

 

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1 identify and explain the key factors that influence worker behaviour
2 critically evaluate the characteristics of effective workplace teams
3 analyse and describe the qualities of a leader and their impact on organisational performance.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. identify and explain the key factors that influence worker behaviour
  2. critically evaluate the characteristics of effective workplace teams
  3. analyse and describe the qualities of a leader and their impact on organisational performance.

Prescribed texts

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