Organisational Behaviour

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This online course covers individual and group behaviour, motivation, leadership, power and politics, and organisational structure, design and culture.  

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    20
  •  
    Cost
    $752 NZ Domestic
    $2,324 NZ International
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    EFTS
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2022
    Trimester 3 2022 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 13 hours per week
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    Exam dates
    2022
    Trimester 2, 17 Oct 2022
    Trimester 3, 17 Feb 2023
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

During this course you will look at the theory and research about how people behave at work, and the implications for managing people in organisations. 

You will develop the ability to improve organisation performance by applying better management skills and techniques through your increasing understanding of behaviour.  Human behaviour is considered from the perspective of the individual, the group and the organisation. 

This course will also give you a strong theoretical base for further, applied studies at Level 7 in the Bachelor of Business programme. 

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

 

This course is a compulsory core requirement for all Bachelor of Business students. It builds and extends on the knowledge base developed in courses such as:

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 60% internal assessment
  • 40% exam

For more information, including a full list of exam times, see our examinations page.

Assessment for this course includes an examination

Open Polytechnic will, subject to you meeting the entry requirements for this course/programme, enrol you in this course.

Your enrolment in the course means that you should expect to complete an in-person examination.

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Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Proficiency
Bachelor's Degree
Graduate Certificate
Graduate Diploma

Course availability over the next 12 months

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  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    Cost
    $752 NZ Domestic
    $2,324 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2022
    Trimester 3 2022 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 13 hours per week
  •  
    Exam dates
    2022
    Trimester 2, 17 Oct 2022
    Trimester 3, 17 Feb 2023
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us