Macroergonomics and Organizational Behavior in Human Systems Integration

Course #OA4408

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


This course systematically examines the application of macroergonomic concepts and organizational processes in orchestrating human systems Change Description integration (HSI) efforts in acquisition programs. The key concepts, principles, and theories of macroergonomics are defined and then applied to analyze organizational structures, policies, and processes that impact effective HSI efforts. Specific attention will be paid to leadership, organizational, group, and team behaviors as they impact HSI strategy, planning, program execution, and risk assessment. The material covered will then be applied to manning, training, and safety challenges in current acquisition programs. Prerequisites: None.

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Application Deadlines

  •  08 Jan 2024

    Spring Quarter applications due

  •  01 Apr 2024

    Summer Quarter applications due

  •  08 Jul 2024

    Fall Quarter applications due

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Academic Calendar

  •  08 Dec 2023

    Last day of classes

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

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