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Course syllabus ZAPS07_6B - Fundamentals of Psychology (MTF - SS 2020/2021)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Fundamentals of Psychology
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)

Credits allocated:
Recommended semester/trimester:
Personnel Policy in Industrial Plant - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 6. semester
Personnel Policy in Industrial Plant - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 6. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods:
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Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim is to provide the brief review of organizational and work psychology in Slovakia and in the world, improve students’ soft skills and interconnect their knowledge with life.
Course contents:
Theoretical fundamentals of work and organization psychology, work and its conditions, physical work environment, work performance and efficiency, workload, personality and work, adaptation and identification, work skills and abilities, organization as a system, social environment of an organization, groups and teams, development of employees, career, laying off an organization.
Recommended or required reading:
ŠTIKAR, J. Psychologie ve světě práce. Praha: Karolinum, 2003.
NOVÝ, I. -- BEDRNOVÁ, E. Psychologie a sociologie řízení. Praha: Management Press, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7261-169-0.
ARMSTRONG, M. Řízení lidských zdroju. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2002. ISBN 80-247-0469-2.
TYLER, T. Why People Cooperate: The Role of Social Motivations. New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2013.
RUSSEL-JONES, N. Management změny. Praha: Portal, 2006.
COVEY, S. 7 návykov skutočne efektívnych ľudí. Bratislava: Eastone Books Success Library, 2010.
STEPHENS, T. -- ARMSTRONG, M. Management a leadership. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2008.
FORSYTH, P. Jak motivovat svuj tým. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2009. ISBN 978-80-247-2128-6.

Language of instruction:
slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 438

53,4 %
25,6 %13,2 %6,2 %1,6 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): Mgr. Jarmila Blahová (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Mgr. Zuzana Porubčanová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak
Last modification:
15. 8. 2019
Mgr. Jarmila Blahová and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Erika Kuracinová on 08/15/2019.

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