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Emotions in organizations

Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-27551
Tuition
Full education cost: 10 625 SEK
First payment: 10 625 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

More information about tuition fees

Application closed, late application opens 15 December 2020.

About

What does feeling have to do with it? This course offers an introduction to the social scientific inquiry into the role of emotions in organizations and workplaces. Emotion is more important for rational action than conventionally thought. Contemporary management literature has begun to target emotions of the employees in instrumental ways. In this course we dig deeper, and critically assess the role of emotions in both everyday and work life.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

To be eligible to follow the course 15 credits in Sociology at the advanced level is required or equivalent. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.