SMF1193F - Organizations and Management


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home Exam
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home Exam 100/100 4 hours

Course content

Aims, strategy and efficiency of organisations Organization structure - human, social, ethical and cultural relations Power and conflicts External drivers Motivation and rewards - communication - decision-making processes - Learning and organizational development- management - how to study organizations Leadership in organisations Elements of Work law. Women and Leadership.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, Group work.mandatory assignments: One mandatory exercise (must be "pass"). The students are responsible for establishing their own groups if not the student want to deliver individually which is allowed for flexible students. Other details concerning course requirements will be presented and discussed with students at the beginning of the semester. Students should be prepared to present their assignment work with mandatory attendance (mandatory skype-conferences for part-time students). Further notice of such events will be given at the start of the semester.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved exercises

Further on evaluation

Examination 4 hours individual written by the end of the semester. Re-sit of written exam in August. Approved exercises are valid for re-sit examination. 

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Business Administration, part-time (BØKLED-F)

Course materials

Jacobsen, Dag Ingvar og Thorsvik, Jan (2019) Hvordan organisasjoner fungerer. 5.utg. Bergen, Fagbokforlaget. Articles and bookchapters published on Blackboard

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SMF1193 7.5
SMF2051 7.5 AUTUMN 2018
SMF2051F 7.5 AUTUMN 2018
ORG1100 7.5 AUTUMN 2019
AL101115 7.5 AUTUMN 2019
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management


Examination arrangement: Home Exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Home Exam (1) 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
  • 1) Merk at eksamensform er endret som et smittevernstiltak i den pågående koronasituasjonen.

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