Organizational behaviour in public administration

Course Code: 
PA 423
Course Period: 
Autumn
Course Type: 
Core
P: 
3
Application: 
0
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
6
Course Language: 
İngilizce
Course Objectives: 
To study human behavior in organization and its effects on firms, to explain communication and relation between employees, how to motivate them, positive and negative side of formal and informal groups on organizational performance, also the importance of leader, structure of organization and organizational culture.
Course Content: 

Information about attitudes abd job satisfaction, motivation, communication, power and politics, organizational change

Course Methodology: 
1: Lecture, 2: Question-Answer, 3: Discussion
Course Evaluation Methods: 
A: Testing

Vertical Tabs

Course Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcome

Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods

Explains the behavior of people wihin the group and organization.

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Describes the structure of organization

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Explains the benefits of communication.

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Discusses the relationship between motivation and performance

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Explains the effects of the behavior of leader to behaviors of followers.

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Describes the culture of organization.

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

Explains the relaitonship between change and stress.

3,4,7,10

1, 2, 3

A,C

 

Course Flow

Week

Topics

Study Materials

1

Introduction to organizational behavior

 

2

Attitudes abd job satisfaction

 

3

Emotions and moods

 

4

Personality and values

 

5

Perception and individual decision making

 

6

Motivation

 

7

Midterm exam

 

8

Communication

 

9

Leadership

 

10

Power and politics

 

11

Organizational structure

 

12

Organizational culture

 

13

Organizational change

 

14

 

 
 

Recommended Sources

Textbook

- Organizational Behavior,  Stephen P. Robbins – Timothy A. Judge

- Organizational Behavior,  Fred Luthans

Additional Resources

 

 

Material Sharing

Documents

Slide show

Assignments

 

Exams

 

 

Assessment

IN-TERM STUDIES

NUMBER

PERCENTAGE

Mid-terms

1

40

Quizzes

-

-

Assignment

1

-

Total

 

100

CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE

 

40

CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE

 

60

Total

 

100

 

 

COURSE CATEGORY

Expertise/Field Courses

 

Course’s Contribution to Program

No

Program Learning Outcomes

Contribution

1

2

3

4

5

1

Universal principles of public administration and the Turkish public administration structure

 

 

 

 

 

2

Believe in the rule of law and universal principles of law, and to know the Turkish legal system

       

 

3

Sensitive to the environment and to develop and implement public policies in this regard to qualifications

       

X

4

Understand the importance of science under the guidance of Atatürk's thinking

       

X

5

Turkey's socio-political history and structure of the training of executive candidates

       

 

6

Technological developments and using technology effective in the fields of public and private sector

       

 

7

Communication and leadership skills

 

 

 

 

X

8

Paying particular attention to the development of skills of the graduates expressed in English and Turkish

 

 

 

 

 

9

Teaching of the EU acquis

 

 

 

 

 

10

Awareness of the global and regional developments

 

 

 

X

 

11

Understanding of the basic objectives of the function of art was

 

 

 

 

 

12

prepare their career also in private sector - apart from government executives,  as such the flexibility of the program and on the facilities of double major and minor,

 

 

 

 

 

13

compare and select the professional opportunities in the field related to the international relations and administrative law.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

ECTS

Activities

Quantity

Duration
(Hour)

Total
Workload
(Hour)

Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours)

14

3

42

Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)

-

-

-

Mid-terms

1

3

3

Homework

1

1

1

Final examination

1

3

3

Total Work Load

1

2

2

Total Work Load / 25 (h)

 

 

51

ECTS Credit of the Course

 

 

2.04