Organisation

2020/2021

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The objective of the module organisation is to give the student a basic understanding of organisations as both a theoretical and an empirical phenomenon. The organisational phenomenon is addressed from a macro, meso and micro perspective.


It provides an understanding of the number of business and managerial disciplines that are founded on an organisational context.

Learning objectives

Knowledge

The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary knowledge on:

  • key theoretical approaches to organisation at a macro, meso and micro level and is able to recite them.
  • the ways in which you may argue scientifically, practically and contextually for opportunities and limitations within organisational theory.
  • the ways in which you may clearly and independently identify practice-oriented and theoretical issues of greater or lesser complexity within the organisation.

Skills

The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary skills in:

  • dealing analytically and critically with issues within the organisation.
  • argueing theoretically and practically for opportunities and limitations within the organisation.

Competences

The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary competences in:

  • applying a problem-oriented approach to key issues within the organisation.
  • argueing on a scientific basis within the organisation in relation to various target groups.
  • interpersonally evaluating the effects of applying a PBL approach in order to promote collective learning processes in relation to organisational issues.

Type of instruction

For information see §17.

Exam

Exams

Name of examOrganisation
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Group examination with max. 6 students.
ECTS15
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleOrganisation
Module codeBAEØK20207
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring
ECTS15
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Business Economics
DepartmentDepartment of Business and Management
FacultyThe Faculty of Social Sciences