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[ 973GMCPSCLK16 ] KS Master Course Advances in Strategic Change and Learning

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6 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Business Administration Wolfgang Güttel 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Pre-requisites (*)KS Human Resource, Change Management & Leadership UND IK Learning & Knowledge (Bei erfolgter Zulassung zu einem Masterstudium, in dem die Lehrveranstaltung im Rahmen der Pflicht- oder Wahlfächer vorgeschrieben ist, gilt diese Voraussetzung als erfüllt.)
Original study plan Master's programme General Management 2016W
Objectives The Master Course Advances in Strategic Change and Learning aims at discussing current topics in the field of organizational learning and change management. The course builds upon the basic knowledge in the field of management (i.e. strategy, organization, HRM, change management). After completing the course, students are able to contribute to the theoretical discussion in their field and to derive practical insights for their business career as leaders, consultants, and trainers. In particular, they gain knowledge to analyze, to design, and to govern change and learning processes in organizations to achieve strategic objectives.
Subject A) Microfoundations of Organizational Capabilities as the Origin of Competitive Advantage
B) Inertia to Adapt on Individual, Group, and Organizational Level & Strategic Inertia
C) Managing Change on Different Levels
D) Resistance to Change & Strategies to Overcome Resistance
E) Change Management Approaches: Business Process Reengineering, Organizational Development, Post- Merger Integration, Technological Change, Team Development
F) Developing Change Architectures
G) Organizational cuture, structure, and strategy as influence factors on change processes
Criteria for evaluation A written exam as well as a written group-assignment serve as basis for grading.
Methods Lectures on theoretical foundations (theories, models, frameworks) alternate with experience-based learning via case studies and group discussions.
Language English
Study material Selected chapters from: Hayes, J. (2014): The theory and practice of change management, Palgrave, MacMillan.

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Changing subject? No
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Corresponding lecture (*)2PERS10P-M1 Master Course Advances in Strategic Change and Learning (6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority