Course Descriptions

Course catalog descriptions for courses offered in all currently published terms.

Management and Organizations

 
MO 501 Human Behavior and Organization
  3 hours Core Terms Offered: S13, W15, S14, F13, F14
  Course Prerequisites: No credit in MO 503, 552 
   
  Human Behavior and Organization --- The purpose of this course is to improve your effectiveness as a manager by introducing you to frameworks for understanding organizational processes and by giving you experience in applying these frameworks. The field of management and organizations is at the intersection of several social science disciplines and focuses on applying their insights to solving organizational problems and building organizational competencies. Topics include improving decision making, building networks, negotiation, power and politics, organization design, motivation and compensation systems, and leading (and surviving) organizational change.