Syllabus for Fall 1998
Instructor: Dr. Patrick McCarthyOffice: Crestview 017Course Objective
Office Hours: Mondays & Wednesdays 2:30-4:30
Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:30-2:30
or by appointment
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I/O Psychology Resource Center / Playground
This course will introduce you to the major topics, concepts, and theories comprising organzational psychology. You will gain a better understanding of people's behavior in a wide range of organizations, as well as important contributing cognitive processes and emotions.Text: Greenberg, J., & Baron, R.A. (1996). Behavior in Organizations. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
What is Organizational Psychology?
How will the instructor cram this stuff into my head?
So, how are are class days organized?
What if I miss a class day?
Will there be homework (in addition to readings)?
Will this class do anything to help my career development?
So, how does this all add up to a final course grade?
*Schedule of Topics, Reading Assignments & Exams
September 2 - October 14
October 19 - November 11
November 16- December 16
*Schedule and assignments are tentative and subject to change at the instructor's discretion.
If you need classroom accomodations or materials in an alternate format due to a disability, please see Dr. McCarthy after class or during office hours within the first two weeks of class.