Area of Study
Business, Management Science
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
The module introduces students to core topics and concepts of the behaviour and
management of people in work situations and is organised into three main parts so that
there is a traditional progression from the individual, to the group and, finally, to the
organisational levels of analysis.
Based on theoretical understanding of individual and group behaviour in organisations
students are given the opportunity to reflect on and learn from their own and others?
experiences and behaviour in the group.
Topics covered include:
? The history, development and importance of Organisational Behaviour
? The individual level:
o Individual differences and diversity
o Perceptions and communication
? The group level:
o Groups and teams
o The nature of leadership
o The role of management
? The organisational level:
o Organisational strategy and ethics
o Organisation structure and design
o Organisational control and power
o Organisational culture and change
? Change, leadership, decision-making, conflict, power and politics,.
Teaching: Lectures and tutorials
STUDY OPTION 1:
? Exam (60%)
? Coursework: Group report (40%)
STUDY OPTION 2:
group assignment & presentation in class.
STUDY OPTION 3: individual coursework
Study Option 1 = Whole Year
Study Option 2 = Autumn
Study Option 3 = Spring/summer
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.