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PSY-630 Organizational Theory

Organizational Theory is the study of how organizations problem solve, maximize productivity and employee efficiency, increase job satisfaction, retain talent, and meet the expectations of stakeholders. By examining patterns and structures within organizations, students can formulate theories to explain how an organization can function at its best. Additionally, this course will give students the tools to be able to identify and remediate an organization's weaknesses in order to increase its chances of being successful. This course will examine important concepts of organizational theory including organizational structure, culture, and design; stakeholder interests; and the impact that technology has on organizations.

Credits: 3

Offered in Jul 2020, Oct 2020, Jan 2021, Apr 2021

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