Nswer six topics separately in essay style

Essay style answers in which all are equally weighted
1. OB & COMMUNICATION
a? Understand what is meant by the term OB and also organisational communication
a? Understand the communication process model
a? De able to differentiate between formal and informal communication
2. OB & CULTURE
a? Define and discuss the areas of national and organisational culture
a? Be able to examine the key elements of Geert Hofstedes model on national cultures
a? Research some examples of business and national cultures to give depth to your understanding
3. OB & THE ENVIRONMENT
a? Identify the 3 areas of the environment: internal micro and macro
a? Be able to apply the 3 areas above to a real life organisation
a? Understand the PEST model and how it can aid organisations understand their macro environment
4. OB & BUREAUCRACY
a? Understand the term a?bureaucracya and be able to apply an example of both ideal and negative viewpoints
a? Understand key characteristics of the approach to management and how organisations reflect this style
a? Consider relevant theorists in this area by applying examples of businesses settings to illustrate points made a EgMAX WEBER
5. OB & MOTIVATION
a? Define motivation and relate it to OB, how can it impact business both positively and negatively
a? Refer to class work and the differing types of motivators for differing individuals
a? Consider key theorists and examples to demonstrate understanding
6. OB & CHANGE

a? Define and describe change within businesses
a? Be able to apply theories from this topic.
a? Understand that change is not always received positively and examples of when or why this may be

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Use lecture slides and You must use this book in your answers:
Management & organisational Behaviour a 2nd European Edition
Wendy Bloisi, Curtis Cook & Philip Hunsaker
ISBN Reference: 0-07-711107-9