What is Organisation Development? Where are the boundaries of this profession and what are the basic ingredients of Organisation Development practice? What development paths are there for new practitioners and what might experienced practitioners have to build on in contemporary Organisation Development?
This introductory course is the foundation of the Certificate and introduces students to the profession of Organisation Development.
Organisation Development sets out to enhance the effectiveness of our organisations, in a healthy way. To achieve this, we need to understand the fundamentals of Organisation Development. Through Organisation Development Concepts you will gain an awareness of the profession of Organisation Development. You will develop an understanding of the Organisation Development landscape and the principles, models and frameworks that will accelerate your impact on organisational change and deliver results in a new way.
2-days or 16-hours
Assessment is an integral component contributing to the success of this module. Participants will be required to participate in a variety of assessment activities that include but are not limited to assignments, action learning projects, case studies and examinations.
The WorldsView™ Academy Learning Process underlies all WorldsView™ programmes and is informed by progressive research about learning in contemporary environments. Our learning process consists of four learning channels:
Only highly qualified and experienced organisation development practitioners are appointed as Faculty in WorldsView Academy. Faculty members are selected in accordance with the specific module criteria as approved by the Academic Board. The requirements for the appointment of Faculty include relevant academic qualifications, experience in developing organisations and facilitation or lecturing experience.
A quality education programme begins with the development of quality modules and courses. World-class design and development standards are deeply entrenched in every programme module, setting WorldsView Academy apart from other educational programmes. Our design and development policies, frameworks and principles guarantee robust processes in the development of learning programmes and material.
New Organisation Development practitioners, Organisation Development practitioners, HR practitioners, Managers and Leaders who want to understand and apply Organisation Development values, processes and practices to drive change.
At WorldsView™ Academy, we understand that companies have unique organisational needs, which is why we offer customised training and development solutions to best suit your particular requirements. Please contact us for further information in this regard.