GEN ST 391
Special supervised study in a field represented in the College of Arts and Sciences. Faculty supervisor required. Credit/no credit only. Offered: AWSpS.
A practical look at work place psychology. Learn how to: communicate effectively; understand the basis of company politics; differentiate between strengths and weaknesses in evaluating and building workplace teams; recognize when to fire someone and how to do it; manage subordinates and, as well, how to manage your manager. Students should be at junior, senior or graduate level.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Class is taught using the "Socratic Method". Students will actively participate in interactive exercises in order to develop practical strategies dealing with being an entry level employee and/or managing people.
Weekly handouts will be provided after each class.
Class assignments and grading
Weekly papers (content more important than length) concerning the student's impression of each weeks class.
Credit / no-credit