mgt312t | undergraduate

Organizational Behavior For Managers

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This course prepares students to understand the influence that behavior has on leading and managing organizations. After completion of this course, students will be able to describe the role of a manager within an organization, summarize key concepts and terminology related to organizational behavior, explain the influence of leadership styles on individual performance, examine the roles and interaction of group and team members, describe the relationship between job fit, job satisfaction, and job performance, and the relationship between the human resource function and organizational development.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Effective Groups and Teams

    • Explore principles of organizational power and politics at the group and team level.
    • Examine the relationships between individual behavior, group dynamics, and organizational effectiveness.

    Organizational Culture and Managing Change

    • Explain how organizational cultures are formed, maintained and changed by leaders.
    • Discuss the relationship between human resources and organizational development.

    Organizational Behavior in the Workplace

    • Evaluate the benefits of, and relationship between, organizational behavior and ethical decision making.

    Individual Differences in Organizations

    • Define personality and basic theories about personality development.
    • Explain how organizations define and encourage diversity.

    Perceptions, Motivation, and Performance Management Practices

    • Analyze the effects of perception, diversity, and performance management on work performance.
    • Assess basic theories and methods of motivation used by managers and organizations to manage performance.
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