AOS230 The Psychology of Organisation and Leadership
Showing course contents for the educational year 2015 - 2016 .
Course responsible: Arild Wæraas, Nicolay Andre Melsæter Worren
Teachers: John-Erik Mathisen
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in August block. This course has teaching/evaluation in August block, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2004-2005
-Bachelor in Business Administration
Topics: Perceptions/cognition; Learning; Attitudes and Leadership; Group psychology; Satisfaction and turn-over.
The ability to comprehend the most significant theories within the field of work psychology, and the relationship between these. The course will specifically focus on challenges in the knowledge economy. The ability to apply theories to practical problems is stressed, as well as the ability to draw on interdisciplinary knowledge.
Core lectures, exercises, class discussions and written project work. Submission of voluntary report for comments.
None in particular other than contact with the teacher.
Kaufmann og Kaufmann: Psykologi i organisasjon og ledelse. Fagbokforlaget, latest edit.
Written examination, 3.5 hours, counts 100%.
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
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Organised lecturing time: ca. 40 hours in total over two weeks. The lecturing time will partly be group work on problem solving.
An external examiner will review the syllabus and the exam.
Allowed examination aids: No calculator, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått