Select one of the following topics from the field of Organisational Behaviour and, using appropriate examples and illustrations, evaluate the contribution that work in this area has made to our understanding of effective people management:

Assignment 1: An individual essay, approximately 1800 words in length.

Task: Select one of the following topics from the field of Organisational Behaviour and, using appropriate examples and illustrations, evaluate the contribution that work in this area has made to our understanding of effective people management:

• Social Perception
• Employee Motivation
• Organisational Culture
• Organisational Conflict
• Work Groups and Teams
• Leadership

N.B. Your essay should include consideration of practical applications of the academic material you cover to an organisation or organisations of your choice.