Personality and Social Psychology in Organisations
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Isiksuse- ja sotsiaalpsühholoogia organisatsioonis
Course title in English
Personality and Social Psychology in Organisations
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2020/2021  Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
Create the preconditions for acquiring knowledge of the main scientific approaches to personality and social psychology to understand the principles of organizational behavior and functioning.
Brief description of the course
Paradigms of psychology. Concepts of psychology of personality. Academic and practical intelligence. Self-appraisal and the concept of self. Emotions and emotional regulation. Relationships and their models. Cooperation and conflicts. Social perception and group. Culture and values.
Independent work: written report of 6 pages.
Learning outcomes in the course
Assessment methods
prof Aleksander Pulver
Study literature
Vadi, M. (2004). Organisatsioonikäitumine. (Viies trükk). Tartu: Tartu Ülikooli Kirjastus; Loengumapp “Isiksuse ja sotsiaalpsühholoogia organisatsioonis.
Replacement literature
Doyle, C. E. (2003). Work and organizational psychology: an introduction with attitude. Hove, New York: Psychology Press; Vadi, M. (2001). Grupid organisatsioonis. Tartu: Tartu Ülikooli Kirjastus.