UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

MGMT5508 Organisational Behaviour and Leadership

Credit 6 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content This unit provides students with a solid foundation of theoretical and practical knowledge relating to the management of individual and group behaviour in organisations. In particular, the unit focuses on the role of the leader in influencing individual and group behaviour.
Outcomes Students are able to (1) demonstrate an understanding of current leadership theories; (2) explain organisational behaviour theories and concepts; (3) apply the language and basic technical terms of the organisational behaviour discipline; (4) interpret organisational problems in terms of leadership, individual, interpersonal and group processes; (5) analyse organisational problems through the application of organisational behaviour principles; and (6) create an action plan for developing leadership skills.
Assessment Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Contact hours lectures/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
Unit Outlinehttp://www.unitoutlines.biz.uwa.edu.au/Units/MGMT5508/SEM-2/2017

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