Catalogue 2016 - 2017

SO 315 Organizational Theory


3 cr.


MAN 101 or SO 101.

Course Description

This course examines organization theory and design in order to develop skills for analyzing complicated situations in contemporary organizations. Among the important topics covered are: the history of organization theory, the character of technology, social structure, and environment with respect to organizations, the nature of power and culture, and the strengths and weaknesses of various organizational designs.

Cross Listed Courses

MAN 315