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Navigate Scenario: LearnScapes for Organizational Behavior

Author(s): Jones & Bartlett Learning
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284065602
  • Navigate Scenario     pages      © 2014
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This collection of four episodes (interactive video case studies) provides students with a realistic, immersive environment that reinforces lessons covered in a collection of best-selling Jones & Bartlett Learning Health Care Organizational Behavior textbooks. Through immersive technology and instructional design, this LearnScape creates an environment in which the student can wholly take on the role of a newly promoted manager who works with the staff of a software company. The student will make decisions and see the impact of their participation in real time. The student will benefit from the LearnScape features including: photorealistic virtual locations, video interactions, interactive documentation, checkpoint diagnostics, remediation, and natural assessment.

Each episode will have a natural assessment mapped to the specific learning outcomes from the courseware. This assessment will be integrated naturally into the flow of the LearnScape storyline. All student responses and submissions will be stored and compiled into a single Microsoft Word file. The file may be downloaded to the student’s desktop, allowing the student to submit to the instructor for grading.

Storyline

In the LearnScape for Organizational Behavior, you are a newly promoted manager at XYZ Software company. At this new level, effectively handling office politics will play an important role in your success. Through real-life scenarios and character interactions, you will learn important lesssons about power and how best to use it.

Episode 1: Behavior Influences

As a new manager, one of your initial challenges involves motivating a new employee who has good credentials but clashes with other team members. Your mentor Warren provides helpful guidance and suggestions such as investigating the Myers-Briggs website.

Episode 2: Group Development

In an attempt to improve team dynamics, you take your team on an “Onward Bound” team-building retreat. Though you encounter challenges, good learning takes place.

Episode 3: Teams and Team Building

You are asked to join an XYZ Software committee studying the effectiveness of virtual teams. Now under the microscope, you must find a way to motivate your team to collaborate effectively using virtual meetings.

Episode 4: Leadership

Thanks to your leadership, the team finally starts coming together. Meetings with your mentor Warren and your Uncle Monty highlight stark contrasts in leadership approaches.

 

Jones & Bartlett Learning

Founded in 1983, Jones & Bartlett Learning is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment, and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary education, post-secondary education, and professional markets. We develop educational programs and services that improve learning outcomes and enhance student achievement by combining authoritative content written by respected authors with innovative, proven, and engaging technology applications that meet the diverse needs of today's instructors, students, and professionals.

 

Additional Titles by this Author
  • Sample Syllabus 3
    Designed to be paired with Case Studies in Organizational Behavior and Theory for Health Care (9781449634285) by Nancy Borkowksi.
  • Sample Syllabus 2
    Designed to be paired with Organizational Behavior in Health Care (9780763763831) by Nancy Borkowksi.
  • Sample Syllabus 1
    Designed to be paired with Organizational Behavior, Theory, and Design (9780763742850) by Nancy Borkowksi.

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ISBN-13: 9781284065602

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