2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    Oct 14, 2019  
2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MG-GY 6163 Job and Workplace Design

3 Credits
This course examines theory, research and applications of job and workplace design. Presented from an interdisciplinary perspective, the course shows how job design influences attitudes and work behavior within organizations. Students learn diagnostic tools for measuring and evaluating jobs and the psycho-social aspects of the workplace environment, as well as the principles of work redesign. Topics include the influences on work design by innovations in information technology, modern manufacturing, virtual work arrangements and open office systems; design and support of effective work teams; reengineering and total quality management; and privacy and communication in the workplace.

Corequisite(s): MG-GY 6013  or instructor’s permission.
Note: Distance learning available.

Weekly Lecture Hours: 3 | Weekly Lab Hours: 0 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0

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