Organizational Behavior

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Organizational Behavior

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Overview
    This course focuses on the theory and application of organizational behavior. Organizational behavior is a study of human behavior in organizations and deals with three levels of phenomena in the context of workplace ? individual, group and organizational levels.

    The overall course objective is to teach you the skills essential to effective management of individuals, groups and organizations in today?s business environment. This objective will be achieved by exposing you to a variety of theories and applications of individual behavior, within-group and between-group interaction, and firm behavior. At the end the course, you are expected to learn tools, skills and strategies for:

    • Enhancing your managerial judgment
    • Improving individual and group effectiveness
    • Managing organizational units and their activities


    Course Material
    The course?s textbook is Organizational Behavior: Key Concepts, Skills and Best Practices (5th Edition) by A. Kinicki & M Fugate, which is available at the bookstore. There will also be additional readings which will be provided in class.

     

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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