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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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LFCS02 Research on Society and Organisations 5 ECTS
Organised by
Masters Degree Programme in Leadership for Change
Common Core Studies / JKK
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Management
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Learning outcomes

After completing the Research on Society and Organisations course, the student will have a broad understanding of varied social and organisational theories as they are present in current research projects in the School of Management. As such, the students will hear lectures given by researchers from different disciplines and across different research programs. Students will learn how to read, contrast, and critique different theoretical perspectives and have an understanding of how these theories can be used to better understand empirical problems relating to societal, political, and organisational challenges.

Contents

The Research on Society and Organisations course will cover, for example, the following theories from the perspective current research projects in the School of Management:

* From rational choice approaches to institutionalism
* Neo-institutionalism
* Structuralism
* Relational approaches
* Governmentality
* Feminist research
* Class-based approached

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Management
2018–2019
Teaching
For Open University students only
Faculty of Management