Work and Organizational Psychology (2021/2022)

Course code
4S002196
Credits
9
Academic sector
M-PSI/06 - PSICOLOGIA DEL LAVORO E DELLE ORGANIZZAZIONI

Learning outcomes

"1) To know and understand the psychological theories that make against the fundamental processes of functioning and adaptation of the individual to the material and social environment; 2) Know and understand the theories related to the mechanisms of psychological functioning of people at work and in organizations, including their motivations, satisfaction and well-being; 3) Apply the theories on the functioning of individuals, groups and organizations to the analysis of phenomena of learning and personal and social change. SPECIFIC TRAINING OBJECTIVES To know the meanings of work for personal and professional identity; to know the variables that positively and negatively affect work performance and organizational processes; to explore the relationships between “person” and “role” and how the both of them affect the relationships between motivation and satisfaction (wellbeing vs malaise in organizations); to know how to read individual, relational and group phenomena in organizations in order to manage them to foster wellbeing and hinder malaise.”