Critical Organisational Analysis

You critically evaluate the practices/behaviors in an organization of your choice. You will research the organization to identify practices/behaviors that are problematic and require investigation as well as recommendations to attend to the issues identified. You will write from either the symbolic or contemporary theoretical perspectives, using Organisation Theory from the most relevant theme taught in the module. The perspective needs to be carried through the assignment and present through every section.

The themes that we will cover in the module are:

  • Structure and Agency
  • Identity
  • Culture
  • Organisational Learning, Tacit Knowledge and Knowledge Management
  • Aesthetics, Performance, and Narrative
  • Power and Control
  • Gender