IIT 53600 Organizational Behavior for IT Professionals

This course will provide students with an understanding of the field of organizational behavior and a comprehensive analysis of individual and group behavior in organizations as it relates to IT management. Students will examine how organizations can be managed more effectively and at the same time enhance the quality of employees work life. Topics include define organizational behavior, individual and group behavior, motivation, performance management, managing conflict and negotiations, managing organizational change and stress, conflict, power, influence and politics, leadership effectiveness, job design, organizational structure, decision-making, communication and organizational development.