EDLD 7338. Organztnl Behavr & Thry in Edu. 3 Hours.
This study of organizational theory and behavior is an integration and application of behavioral science knowledge and is built upon contributions from a number of behavioral disciplines. The prominent areas are psychology, sociology, social psychology, anthropology, and political science. Contributions of the psychologists have been mainly at the individual or micro level, while the latter disciplines have contributed to our understanding of macro concepts, group processes and organization. All leaders who work in organizations will find this course helpful in understanding and guiding the behavior of others in the work place.