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MGC2230 - Organisational behaviour

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Ingrid Nielsen


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


This unit provides a framework for understanding the behaviour of people at work. Its fields of analysis include the individual, the group, and the total organisation. The unit provides information on human factors that influence individual and organisational effectiveness such as differences in perception, personality, motivation, leadership styles and others. The study of organisational behaviour is based upon social science methods and links with other studies in behavioural sciences such as management, human resource management, sociology and psychology.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Tutorial participation and preparation: 10%
Individual assignment: 1500 words (15%)
Individual assignment: 3000 words (35%)
Examination 2 hours: 40%

Contact hours

Three hours of class contact




MGF2111, MGW2230