MG 440 Complex Organizations
S1AA 2007 LC
Schneider, Robert L.
BS, Management StudiesMA, Organization & Management
15 Jan - 11 Mar 2007
1645 - 2210 hrs
MG 352 and MG 365
Name: Organizations: Structures, processes, and outcomes (9th ed.) 2005
Authors: Richard H. Hall & Pamela S. Tolbert
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator's educational philosophy is one of an experience that involves lectures, readings, discussions, examinations, writing, and videos. Critical thinking is a must, and is a requirement for all activities.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Instrument used for assessment: Case
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Examinations, papers, class participation and presentations.
NOTE: The comprehensive final is a closed book and closed notes exam.
Midterm - 25 points, 25%
Final - 25 points, 25%
Paper - 30 points, 30%
Attendance and participation - 20 points, 20%
TOTALS: 100 points = 100%
A = 90 - 100%
B = 80 -89%
C = 70 - 79%
D = 60 - 69%
F = 59% and below
Late Submission of Course Materials: Late submission of assignments will be accepted with a 10% per day penalty. No assignment will be accepted that is more than 7 days late without prior coordination with the facilitator.
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Week - 1
Introductions, discuss chpt 1 & 2
Read Chpt 1 & 2
Week - 2
Discuss chpt 3,4, & 5
Read Chpt 3-5
Week - 3
Discuss Chpt 6 & Midterm exam
Read Chpt 6-8
Week - 4
Discuss Chpt 7, 8, & 9
Read Chpt 9, 10 & 11
Week - 5
Discuss Chpt 10 & 11
Read extra articles
Week - 6
Discuss and present articles in class
Prepare for presentations
Week - 7
Week - 8
Video & Final Exam
Prepare for Final Exam
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