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ORGB 1100 - Organizational Behaviour

Organizational Behaviour Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Presents the study of factors that either influence or are influenced by people at work. The course will focus on macro factors such as organizational structure, technology and environment; group factors such as group dynamics, leadership, conflict, change and decision making; and micro or individual factors such as personality, attitudes, perception and motivation.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply group behaviour concepts to achieve team outcomes.
  • Illustrate the roles of perception, personality, emotions, attitudes and values.
  • Compare and contrast motivation theories.
  • Differentiate leadership styles and theories.
  • Explain the impact of power and politics in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate negotiation styles and conflict management techniques.
  • Use decision making and problem solving models.
  • Analyze various communication techniques and tools.
  • Integrate appropriate organizational concepts to facilitate organizational change.
  • Apply open systems and contingency theories to understand and determine effective behaviour in a variety of organizational situations.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

ORGB 1100 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Business Information Technology Management (Artificial Intelligence Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  3. Business Information Technology Management (Enterprise Systems Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  4. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  5. Business Operations Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  6. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  7. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  8. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  9. Global Trade and Transportation Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  10. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  11. Marketing Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  12. Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  13. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  14. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  15. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Computer Information Technology
    Full-time   Diploma


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