Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2015/2016
Partition: 
Matricole pari
Belonging course: 
Course of Bachelor's Degree Programme on ECONOMIA AZIENDALE
Location: 
Napoli
Disciplinary sector: 
ORGANIZATION STUDIES (SECS-P/10)
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
3
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
Second semester

Language

Italian

Course description

To develop applying knowledge and understanding of organizational behavior, coordination mechanisms and organizational forms.

Prerequisites

FUNDAMENTALS OF MANAGEMENT (ECONOMIA AZIENDALE),
MICROECONIMICS (MICROCONOMIA).

Syllabus

Knowledge and Preferences; Decision and Motivation; Coordination Mechanisms: Pricing; Authority and Agency; Teams; Norms and Rules; Forms of Organization; The Configuration of Organization: A Generalized Model; The Organization of Work and Human Resources: Systems and Contracts; The Organization of Work: Structures; The Organization of the Firm.

Teaching Methods

lectures, tutorials.

Textbooks

Grandori A., Organization and Economic Behaviour, ISBN: 978-0-415-16408-5, Routledge, 2000.
(except pp. 1-16 and chs. 6, 12)

Learning assessment

Students knowledge and understanding of the course content will be assessed using both a written and an oral exam. The written in class exam consists in three open ended questions to be answered in 40 minutes. Those who pass the written exam with at least 9 points out of 15 access to the oral part of the exam. Classes are in Italian but the exam may be taken in English.

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