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Organization Structure and Organizational Behavior
(dt. Organisationsstrukturen und Verhalten in Organisationen)

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture, recitation class,
180 hours (attendance: 56 hours preparation and follow-up: 44 hours exam preparation: 64 hours)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Written examination
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Business Administration.
One semester,
each summer semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Thomas Armbrüster


Organizational differentiation and integration; organizational units and organizational structure; organizational concepts and process organization; motivation and job satisfaction; group processes and team dynamics; organizational culture and change; basics of employee management

Qualification Goals

Students will learn to describe, analyze and evaluate the structures of organizations in terms of their usefulness. In addition, they should be able to design an appropriate structure depending on the situation of an organization.




Module imported from B.Sc. Business Administration.

When studying M.Sc. Mathematics, this module can be attended in the study area Minor subject Business Administration.

Recommended Reading

  • Vahs, Dietmar: Organisation: Ein Lehr- und Managementbuch, 8. Auflage (2014), Schaeffer-Pöschel
  • David Buchanan / Andrzej Huczynski: Organizational Behaviour. 9.Auflage (2016)

Please note:

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