Joint-honours information for 2017 entry

Influence and Social Power (LEAD)

Module N1537

Module details for 2017/18.

15 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Understand how relevant psychology and organisational behaviour principles can be applied to analyse the interpersonal dynamics among leaders and followers

Understand the differences between formal and informal power, and critically evaluate situations under which the different types of power can be drawn on and exercised

Develop skills in harnessing the power of influence by assessing the principles learned in the module to practices, such as negotiations and interpersonal interactions

Apply the principles learned in the module to inform what leaders can do to bring organisations closer to their strategic direction, whilst considering ethical questions and contexts.

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework30.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT2 Week 9 100.00%
Unseen ExaminationSemester 2 Assessment70.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterSeminar1 hour11111111111
Spring SemesterLecture2 hours11111111111

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