Understand the Relationship Between Organizational Structure and Culture.

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Introduction The aim of this unit is to give learners an understanding of individual and group behaviour in organisations and to examine current theories and their application in managing behaviour in the workplace. Areas of Learning
1 Understand the relationship between organisational structure and culture

Types of organisation and associated structures, organisational culture, Diagnosing behavioral problems, perception, significance and of individual difference, Individual behaviour at work
2 Understand different approaches to management and leadership

Development of management thought, functions of management, managerial roles, nature of managerial authority, Frames of reference for leadership activities
3 Understand ways of using
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2.2: Explain how organizational theory underpins the practice of management for the Irish TESCOS scenario. 2.3: Evaluate four different approaches to management used by different organizations. Task 3: Understand ways of using motivational theories in organisations 3.1 Discuss how different leadership styles may impact employee motivation in organizations in periods of change. In tackling this task, discuss to what extent specific leadership styles may positively or negatively could affect performance in specific change scenarios (e.g. adoption of new staff rota, etc.). Please provide how this could help with a change at TESCOS in Ireland. 3.2 Identify and discuss the application of three different motivational theories within the workplace. 3.3 Evaluate the usefulness of a motivation theory for managers at the TESCOS in Ireland. Task 4: Understand mechanisms for developing effective teamwork in organisations 4.1 Explain the nature of groups and group behaviour within organizations. 4.2 Discuss factors that may promote or inhibit, limit, or undermine the development of effective teamwork in organizations (physical, social, etc.) 4.3 Evaluate the impact of technology on team functioning within such an organization as TESCOS in Ireland.

BTEC HND in Business/ Organisation and Behaviour/Sept12

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