SOCI4017

Management, Organization and Society

Prerequisite: SOCI2015 Sociological Theory I: Classical Theory OR SOCI2035 Social Stratification and Mobility OR SOCI3026 Work and Society

This course is designed to facilitate students understanding of current issues in organization studies. By so doing, it enhances the sensitivity of students towards the variety of organizational forms and the dynamics of organizational activity across cultures. The course explores the methodological issues behind selected organizational research and prepares the students to study organizational contradictions in everyday life. The course by sensitizing students toward different forms of human relatedness, will hopefully equip them to better appreciate the importance of occupational communities and the meaning of 'Genuine Management'.