ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR

MGT5OBR

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject introduces you to the major concepts that enable managers to understand the behaviour of people in organisations. You will investigate the impact of individuals, groups and organisational structure on organisational behaviour, and you will investigate how organisational behaviour concepts can help managers engage with organisation challenges.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsBUO5OA OR BUA5MGT OR BUA5OA OR BUO5MGT

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Evaluate the utility of diverse Organisational Behaviour theory and concepts.
02. Analyse workplace issues in Organisational Behaviour terms and recommend practical and evidence-based solutions.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

City Campus, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend at night from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

City Campus, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend at night from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

On-Line, 2020, Online study period 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 2 - 8
One 6.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 8 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

On-Line, 2020, Online study period 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 18 - 24
One 6.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 18 to week 24 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Sydney, 2020, Study period 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Sydney, 2020, Study period 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 42
One 2.00 h workshop per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

City Campus, 2020, Summer 2 , Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeila Afshari

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 2 - 7
Two 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 2 to week 7 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Assignment (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2

Group Assignment (1200 words per student equivalent; 2 to 6 students per group)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Online Quizzes (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2