Organization Studies (2012/2013)

Course code
Giuseppe Favretto
Academic sector
Language of instruction
Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff Timetable
Organizzazione aziendale 3 II semestre Giuseppe Favretto
Imprenditoria e organizzazione delle piccole e medie imprese 3 II semestre Serena Cubico

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Activity Day Time Type Place Note
Organizzazione aziendale Wednesday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall C  
Imprenditoria e organizzazione delle piccole e medie imprese Friday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall I  

Learning outcomes

Module: Organizzazione Aziendale
The course provides knowledge on Organizations (work organization models) and Services management (definitions, systems, processes and strategies).

Module: Imprenditorialità e Organizzazione delle Piccole e Medie Imprese
To develop knowledge on entrepreneurship and the organizational process of enterprise creation.


Module: Organizzazione Aziendale
Organization Theories; Technological Cycle (Rohmert and Luczak); Industrial Revolution and Work Rationalization; Work Organization Theories and Models; Classic Organizational Models (Weber and Fayol); Scientific Management and Classic Job Analysis (Taylor, Ford, Gilbreth); Human Relations (Mayo); Socio-Technical Systems; Ergonomics; Non Rational Decision Making (Simon); Organizational Behavior; Conflict; Groups in Organizations (Bass, Lewin, Likert); Cooperation, Competition; Organizational Change; Decision Making, Human Error; Human Resources Management; Cases and Experiences.

Module: Imprenditorialità e Organizzazione delle Piccole e Medie Imprese
-Enterprise and Entrepreneurship:
Youth and female entrepreneurship
Small and Medium sized Business
Family Business
Generational Transition
-To be an entrepreneur:
Entrepreneurial Choice
Entrepreneurial Potential
-Enterprise Creation:
Entrepreneurial Idea and Project
Organizations and Legal Form of Enterprise
Business Plan
Financial Support
Local Networking
How to realize the Entrepreneurial Idea.

Favretto, G. (2010). Organizzazione del lavoro per lo sviluppo delle risorse umane. Verona: QuiEdit;
Cubico S. e Favretto, G. (2012). Giovani imprenditori: competenze e orientamenti nel Veneto. Verona: QuiEdit.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination (choice of taking reserved tests for students who attend); Oral examination for Erasmus students.

Teaching aids
Title Format (Language, Size, Publication date)
a_Presentazione corso Organizzazione Aziendale: obiettivi contenuti e modalità esame  pdfpdf (it, 54 KB, 06/03/13)