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MGX9600 - Managing people and organisations

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Ms Mary Anderson


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2007 (Evening)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Evening)
City First semester 2007 (On-campus)
Gippsland First semester 2007 (Off-campus)


Individual behaviour in the organisation, including topics such as personality, perception, values and attitudes, socialisation and motivation. Group behaviour, including topics such as group structure and properties, group and team development, and leadership. Organisational analysis, including structure, design and culture. Organisational processes, including ethics and social responsibility, decision making, power and influence, stress and conflict management.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


On campus: Individual assignment (1500 words): 20%
Group presentation and paper (1000 words) : 30%
Examination (3 hours): 50%.
OCL: Individual assignment (1500 words): 20%
Individual assignment (2500 words): 30%
Examination (3 hours): 50%.

Contact hours

3-hour class per week, block mode


MBA9008, MGG9370