Courses Catalogue

Organizational Behaviour

COURSE CODE: HRM 1203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Human Resource Management
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

Introduction

Definitions of organization behaviour

Group

Group Dynamics

Types and Group processes and Behaviour

Organization Behaviour dynamics and design.

Application of motivation theories and values.

Organization conflict

Stress and Behaviour problems

Foundation of individual Behaviour.

Personality

Learning in Organization

Behaviour changes & Reinforcement

Perception and individual Decision making

Values

Attitudes

Job satisfaction.

Motivation

Motivation Behaviour at work.

Management leadership

Leadership theories.

Organization power

Politics and resolving inter group friction.

Implication to managerial action.

Organization culture and impact on Organization behaviour

Organization culture in the context of change.

MODE OF DELIVERY

  • Teaching, Discussions and Explanation
  • Group work
  • Tests
  • Presentation of Group work
  • Study materials.

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND / OR EQUIPMENT

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes.