The purpose of this course is to gain a better understanding of how different forms of organizational changes are planned, implemented and evaluated, and the mechanisms that affect the outcome of these changes. The course includes work and organizational psychology perspective on both continuous change cycles as well as planned changes, related from an employee, leadership, and professional perspective. The course also takes into account the conditions related to a life of changing work, such as psychosocial work environment. Application of the theory are exercises and practical examples. The course includes lectures, seminars, individual and group assignments, where some elements are mandatory and aims to increase knowledge and understanding of how theory and practice are linked.
Mathematics 2a/2b/2c, Civics 1b/1a1+1a2, or Mathematics B, Civics A
Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
Online application service in Swedish will open 17 September 2018 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
15 October 2018.
Application and Tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.