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Organisation Behaviour

Maharaja Agrasen University and CEC via Swayam


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The course ‘Organisation Behaviour’ aims to prepare students for understanding the human behaviour in an organization. It identifies why human behaviour differs and the reasons that lead to the same The course will provide a good foundation for students intending to study management principles and practices with the study of human behaviour within the organization. The objective of the course is to provide students with the essential content and experiences they need to become a successful manager and an effective employee. By joining the course, students will understand the organisational environment and will be able to learn how to create effective work groups to be successful in their life. It will also help to develop an understanding of aspects that affect organizational behaviour at the micro and macro level. The course imparts in depth knowledge about the “Meaning and concept of Organisation Behaviour, its need and importance, different roles of manager, Evolution of this field of study and various approaches or models of OB. It also focuses on human behaviour concepts of perception, learning & personality and attitude, and will also throw light on motivation and related theories. It explains emotional intelligence and job satisfaction. The Course also elaborates the interpersonal relations from individual level to grouping of individuals into teams and work groups which discusses team building and effective communication. Aspects associated with teams such as conflict, power, politics are also discoursed. Lastly, you will also learn multiple ways in which organization structures exist and importance of each structure. It further discusses ethical behaviour of individuals.


No. of Weeks

Topics to be covered

Week 1

Organisational Behaviour- Meaning and Concept

Organisational Behaviour- Importance and Fields of Study

Week 2

Roles and Skills of Managers

Organisational Behaviour- Challenges

Week 3

Field of OB: Individual, Groups & Systems as building blocks

Organisational Behaviour Models

Evolution of Organisational Behaviour- Part 1

Week 4

Evolution of Organisational Behaviour- Part 2

Researches in Organisational Behaviour

International Organisational Behaviour

Week 5



Week 6

Learning: Concept and theories


Week 7

Attitude: Meaning and Concept

Attitude: Formation and Change

Motivation: Content theories

Week 8

Motivation: Process theories

Job Satisfaction

Emotions and Emotional Intelligence

Week 9

Formation of Groups

Types of Groups

Week 10

Team Dynamics

Group Decision Making

Interpersonal Relations

Week 11

Communication- Nature, Types and Barriers

Leadership- Nature, Importance and Styles

Theories of Leadership

Week 12

Power and Politics


Foundations of Organization Structure

Week 13

Organizational Design

Diversity and Its Management

Stress among Employees

Week 14

Work Life Balance

Organizational Change and Development

Organizational Culture

Week 15

Employee Empowerment

Learning Organisation

Ethical Behaviour in Organizations

Taught by

Prof.(Dr.) A.K.Saihjpal, Prof.(Dr.) Vishal Kumar



4.9 rating, based on 13 Class Central reviews

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  • Anonymous
    It's very beneficial and designed appropriately as per the requirement and student's prospective. All the chapters included in this course are highly beneficial to everyone who is working in any organisation or going to work in future . This course will help them to deal with their work environment effectively and to adjust well in it .
  • Anonymous
    This course is very beneficial to all sections i.e.students, managers ,teachers and all types of professionals.

    Study of this course is very enjoyable for myself.

    I am taking tension free interest.

    I have treated study of this course as SWADHYAYA.

    Thanks a lot to all teachers and hidden team members.
  • Anonymous
    I'm happy to go through this course, it's worth it. Top marks for the instructor.” “Overall the course is going to be very useful .” Really well done you made a dry subject really interesting, and clearly has a passion for management that shone through!
  • Anonymous
    The course was very comprehensive and easy to understand. The instructors made sure that they are giving the information in a way that won't make me confused. Thank you so much for this great course!
  • Anonymous
    This is nice course it helps us much more to know about organizational behaviour thanks for advice us these kind of subjects.

  • Vishal Kumar
    It is one of the best courses of Management for understanding the human behaviour in any organisation. So do join
  • Anonymous
    One of the best course to learn OB. The course is quite informative and comprehensive.

    The concepts are explained in a very simple manner.
  • Anonymous
    Complete package for the learners. One must do it. The exercise in between has been an excellent experience to recall all the concepts.
  • Anonymous
    The course content is very Informative and interesting. Everything from videos to assignment is comprehensive and understandable...
  • Anonymous
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    Thank you so much sir. I'm Ph.D Scholar,I learn lot of things in this platform.

    Once again thank you
  • Anonymous
    Excellent well planned and self paced course. Great way to learn . Deeply covered all insights of this
  • Anonymous
    This course of organisation behaviour is definitely very good . in this course a covered my all basis knowledge related to organisation and their behaviour.
  • Anonymous
    Appropriately designed course. Content is quite elaborative and fits the current scenario quite well.

    I appreciate the effort.

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