Most of the research into human motivation has been carried out in respect of work. Some of these ideas and research results are complex, with Researchers attempting to identify the factors that motivate, or prevent motivation in people.
After participating in this course, you should be able to:
* describe the motivational theories of Herzberg and Maslow
* briefly review the main theories of personality
* describe the major theories of perception
* relate personal factors, role theory and conflict to individual attitudes and behaviour
* describe the organisational issues relating to individual attitudes and behaviour.
In working through this session, you will practise the following BTEC common skills:
* Managing and Developing Self
* Working with and Relating to others
* Managing Tasks and Solving Problems
* Applying Numeracy
* Applying Technology
* Applying Design and Creativity
Humanistic theories - Carl Rogers, Abraham Maslow
Behaviour analysis theories - Pavlov, Edward Thorndike, B.F. Skinner
Gestalt analysis theories
Role theory and conflict
The move towards non-hierarchical organisations
The recent impact of standards of performance
The concept of quality assurance
Manager development and management development activities
Tutor-marked Question Paper
Personality theories - Freud, Carl Jung, Adler, Horney and Fromm, Eysenck, Isobel Myers and Katherine Briggs
On completion of your course, you will receive two certificates:
Certificate 1 is issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Individual and Interpersonal Behaviour (Byte Size Skills Course) Certificate
Individual and Interpersonal Behaviour (Byte Size Skills Course) Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.
With this course you will have unlimited access to your own personal tutor who specialises in their field of study. It is your personal tutor's role to ensure that you receive constructive feedback and to deal with any queries you may have. You are more than welcome to telephone, fax or email your personal tutor.
You will also have access to a dedicated and friendly team of administrators and course advisors who offer sound and professional guidance and advice when you need it. This ensures that you will never feel neglected and that you will always succeed!
Requirements for Entry
There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.
This is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question paper.
The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is: 20 hrs.
After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.
* All study materials
* Study Guide
* Full Tutor and Admin support