SMF1193F - Organizations and Management


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 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:Two mandatory exercises (all must be "pass"). The second assignment should be organised in groups of 2-3 students. The students are responsible for establishing their own groups and keeping the deadlines. 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

Re-sit of written exam in August.
Approved exercises are valid for resit examination.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. 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 01.09.2018
SMF2051F 7.5 01.09.2018
ORG1100 7.5 01.09.2019
AL101115 7.5 01.09.2019
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management



Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination (1) 100/100

Release 2020-11-27

Submission 2020-11-27

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
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. Please note that the exam form has changed as a preventive measure in the ongoing corona situation

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