The course takes place in period

3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

At the end of the course the student will be
able to:

Identify and describe forces of organizational
change and how these
can be actively worked with in order to promote
organizational goals

Explain how innovation and/or entrepreneurship
can be fostered in
organizations.

Understand and use change models to work with
change processes in an
organization

Translate knowledge of organizational change to
practical solutions
applicable to different organizational
situations and contexts

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
-to be able to discuss challenges an organization
faces when major changes occur.

-explain some underlying reasons for change
resistance and how to
overcome and manage resistance

-explain what is meant by learning organization
and what it means
for developing an organization

-explain how knowledge can be managed in an
organization

-work proactively with change processes in an
organization

-explain models for change management and how
they can be
applied to practice to arrive at positive
outcomes

Course contents

-change mechanisms
-change tools and models
-the role of the change agent
-a fast changing world and organizations
implications

Prerequisites and co-requisites

20 cr completed from the subject module.

Additional information

The book by Cameron & Green is available form Ebook
Central (via Arcada's Libguides) and Perlego. Also
found online.

Recommended or required reading

Cameron, E. & Green, M. Making sense of change
management. Kogan Page.

And other relevant sources.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 15 hours
  • Practical exercises - 25 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 60 hours
  • Individual studies - 70 hours
  • Seminars - 5 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 175 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 175 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Demonstrations and proficiency exams

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:

  1. Quiz, 20 p
  2. Development project (case) related to change,
    written part and a presentation, 80 p

Teacher

  • Stenius Minna
  • Tigerstedt Christa

Examiner

Tigerstedt Christa

Group size

No limit (32 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

Kick off 13.1, presentations 10.3 -THESE DATES ARE
MANDATORY. Quiz 3.3-15.3.

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-06

Assessment methods

2022-03-10 - Demonstrations and presentations

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-13 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Kick off, MANDATORY. Please note that the Zoom link for all sessions is: Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-01-20 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-01-27 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-02-03 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Meeting ID: 622 7373 8084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-02-10 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Meeting ID: 622 7373 8084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-02-15 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Meeting ID: 622 7373 8084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-03-03 10:00 - 11:30 Organisational Change Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Meeting ID: 622 7373 8084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa
2022-03-10 10:00 - 14:30 Organisational Change Presentations (10 min) , MANDATORY. Incl. lunch break. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62273738084 Meeting ID: 622 7373 8084 Stenius Minna
Tigerstedt Christa

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