Κολέγιο CITY College
Main Campus, Thessaloniki, Greece

Understanding Organizational Behavior

Brief Description

This unit introduces the foundation concepts of organizational behavior (OB) and its role in today’s organizational systems. Students will become familiar with, and introduced to, the main ideas and principles underlying the everyday functioning of organizations and management. The unit draws upon understanding from a variety of different backgrounds (psychology, sociology, political science, history) to help students understand how to make organizations more effective through individual and group interactions.

 

Topics Addressed

  • Group behavior-team building
  • Stress and the individual
  • Time management
  • Organizational structure and design
  • Communication
  • Organizational culture
  • Decision making
  • Strategy execution and change.

 

Expected outcomes

  • Understand current organizational behavior issues.
  • Understand the need for an integrated theoretical and practical organizational behavior.
  • Successfully exploit new opportunities.
  • Critically assess key organizational behavior issues in relation to practical management issues.
  • Understand the ideas, principles and practices of organizational behavior.

 

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