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MGMT601 - Organizational Behavior

Course Details

Course Code: MGMT601 Course ID: 2763 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

Required first course in the Management program. This course will provide a framework for assessing individual and group behaviors in organizational settings. The primary emphasis will be on developing practical administrative/managerial skills in improving employee performance.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
10/28/19 - 04/03/20 04/06/20 - 05/31/20 Spring 2020 Session B 8 Week session
11/25/19 - 05/01/20 05/04/20 - 06/28/20 Spring 2020 Session I 8 Week session
12/30/19 - 05/29/20 06/01/20 - 07/26/20 Spring 2020 Session D 8 Week session
01/27/20 - 07/03/20 07/06/20 - 08/30/20 Summer 2020 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives (L.O.):
1: Evaluate the various academic research techniques
2: Synthesize organizational behavior concepts in a final APA research paper
3: Evaluate an OB theory as it relates to an organization
4: Compare and contrast job satisfaction theories
5: Propose a communication strategy for an organization
6: Assess groups and teams and the decision-making process
7: Argue one of the new trends in organizational behavior would help an organization

NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 40.00 %
Week 1 Forum 5.00 %
Week 2 Forum 5.00 %
Week 3 Forum 5.00 %
Week 4 Forum 5.00 %
Week 5 Forum 5.00 %
Week 6 Forum 5.00 %
Week 7 Forum 5.00 %
Week 8 Forum 5.00 %
APA Papers 60.00 %
Week 2 paper 15.00 %
Week 3: Annotated Bibliography 3.00 %
Week 4 Detailed Outline 3.00 %
Week 6 Mindfulness 12.00 %
Week 8 Research Paper 27.00 %

Web Sites

The following public domain web sites are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.

Site Name

Web Site URL/Address

The OWL at Purdue

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/

APA Style Homepage

http://www.apastyle.org/index.aspx

American Management Association

http://www.amanet.org/

Society for Human Resource Management

http://www.shrm.org/Pages/Default.aspx

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.