Organisation and Management VBØ5006

Course Objectives

Insight into the most important themes and approaches within organisation theory and work psychology. Develop a personal mental framework incorporating one’s own experiences related to organisation theory.

Course Description

  • Exercises, technology, goals and efficiency in organisations
  • Organisational structure
  • Organisational culture
  • Power and conflicts within organisations
  • Organisations and their environments
  • The relationship between the individual and the organisation
  • Communication in organisations
  • Decision-making processes in organisations
  • Learning in organisations
  • Change in organisations
  • Management in organisations

Learning Methods

  • Lectures
  • Practical exercises

Assessment Methods

Portfolio assessment – group work (40%) and individual written 3-hour examination (60%).

In order to be allowed to take the final examination, the student must have achieved a passing mark in the portfolio assessment.

Minor adjustments may occur during the academic year, subject to the decision of the Dean

Publisert av / forfatter Unni Stamland Kaasin <> - 30/01/2008