This course introduces students to the foundations of complex organizations and the challenges of organizational life in modern society. The course will examine several important topics including, but not limited to, the history and function of complex organizations, institutional power and culture, and issues of communication and diversity. Complex Organizations will help students to apply organizational concepts to the workplace and in their everyday lives.
Advisory: This is an upper-level course. Students should have knowledge equivalent to an introductory sociology course.
Semester Hours: 3
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