|Undergraduate Course Details|
|Title||Sociology of Organizations|
|Prerequisites||SOC201 or permission of Department Chairperson|
Course analyzes the dynamics and characteristics of complex organizations (i.e., public and political structures, corporations, schools, hospitals, churches) and their impact upon individuals and society. The following topics are explored: Theories and history of organizations, organizational role behavior, formal and informal structure, class, power, motivation, control, bureaucracy, organizational success, pathology, and case studies.