Organisational Change

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Organisational Change

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Module description:
    The aims of the module are to:
    -To facilitate understanding of the kinds of change experienced in contemporary organisations and the factors responsible for this change.
    -To foster understanding of the different forms change can taken in organisations and the processes entailed in bringing about and experiencing change.

    On completion of the module, students should be able to demonstrate:
    -Analyse the factors driving change in contemporary organisations and identify organisational responses to
    -such forces for change.
    -Critique the context for change in different organisations and explain how choices and strategies for change are generated.
    -Analyse the processes involved in implementing change and assess how these might be used to bring about change in different organisational contexts.
    -Identify the roles organisational culture, power and politics play in the change process.
    -Analyse the roles individuals play in the change process, as leaders, as change agents and as participators in the process of change.

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