330.189 Organization
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • describe basic concepts of the formal and informal organization with subject-specific terminology,
  • put different theoretical concepts (e.g. contingency theory, principal-agent theory) into concrete practical examples,
  • analyze the practical problems of organizing and derive, evaluate theory-driven solutions for case studies,
  • critically evaluate the organizational topic from a management perspective.

Subject of course

The Course will entail the following topics:

  • Basics of division of labour and organizational design and structures
  • Organizational efficiency and process management
  • Contingency theory and outside influences
  • Informal processes and organizational culture
  • Organizational change and learning
  • Organizational cooperation and corporate ethic

Teaching methods

  • Introduction to the forces, dimensions and processes that take place inside and around an organization
  • Discussion about practical examples and case studies

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Zoom Link for the preliminary session on Wed. Oct. 6th at 14:00 for both groups:

https://tuwien.zoom.us/s/95905429672

Information for Registration

Furthermore, we emphasize that there are limited participation numbers in the groups. Please enroll in time, there will be no late registrations accepted.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed14:00 - 15:3006.10.2021 - 15.12.2021 Online via Zoom (LIVE)330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Q&A 1 (Gruppe 1&2)
Organization - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed06.10.202114:00 - 15:30 Online via Zoom330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Vorbesprechung (Gruppe 1&2)
Wed27.10.202114:00 - 15:30 Online via Zoom330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Q&A 1 (Gruppe 1&2)
Wed10.11.202114:00 - 15:30 Online via Zoom330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Q&A 2 (Gruppe 1&2)
Wed01.12.202114:00 - 15:30 Online via Zoom330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Q&A 3 (Gruppe 1&2)
Wed15.12.202114:00 - 15:30 Online via Zoom330.189 Grundlagen der Organisation - Q&A 4 (Gruppe 1&2)
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Grading will be based on in-class exercises, home assignments (case studies)and exams.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri16:00 - 18:0026.04.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB writtenno application-Zwischenprüfung
Fri16:00 - 18:0026.04.2024GM 1 Audi. Max.- ARCH-INF writtenno application-Zwischenprüfung
Wed16:00 - 18:0019.06.2024GM 1 Audi. Max.- ARCH-INF writtenno application-Endklausur
Wed16:00 - 18:0019.06.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB writtenno application-Endklausur
Thu16:00 - 19:0027.06.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written01.05.2024 19:00 - 25.06.2024 23:55TISSErsatztest bei Verhinderung (Endklausur)
Thu16:00 - 19:0027.06.2024 FH Hörsaal 1 - MWBwritten01.05.2024 23:55 - 25.06.2024 23:55TISSErsatztest bei Verhinderung (Zwischenprüfung)

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Gruppe 106.09.2021 09:0004.10.2021 09:00
Gruppe 206.09.2021 09:0004.10.2021 17:00

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 282 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory4. Semester
033 526 Business Informatics Mandatory2. Semestertrue
Course belongs to the introductory and orientation phase ("Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase")
066 936 Medical Informatics Mandatory1. Semester

Literature

  • Schreyögg (2012), Grundlagen der Organisation: Basiswissen für Studium und Praxis, Springer Gabler: Wiesbaden,
  • presentation slides available for download in TUWEL

Further literature recommendations available in class.

 

Previous knowledge

Lecture "Fundamentals of Business Management" recommended

Language

German