Lecture 1 Intro

Lecture 1 Intro - Lecture 1 Introduction to I/O Psychology...

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Lecture 1 – Introduction to I/O Psychology 1/18/11 What is I/O Psyc? o Application of psychological principles and theories to the workplace o The study of how ppl get along with each other at work and are able to do their jobs effectively Industrial vs Organizational o Indust.—assoc. w/ job analysis, training, selection, and performance measurement o Oper.—motivation, work attitudes, leadership, and organizational development o Different from Bus. Degrees: Research, quant. methods, testing Factors affecting people in orgs Using the Psychological perspective The Training of I/O Psychologists o Society for Indust. And Org. Psyc (SIOP) – the professional assoc. w/ which I/O psychologists affiliate o Training approach uses the Scientist-Practitioner Model —I/O psychologists are both generators and consumers of knowledge o Training focuses on developing diverse competencies Competency- skills, abilities, and capabilities that allow people to effectively perform functions o Most I/O psychologists have MAs or PHDs 2-5 yrs of grad training Culminating in piece of scholarly research
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2012 for the course PSYC 3050 taught by Professor Na during the Spring '11 term at LSU.

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Lecture 1 Intro - Lecture 1 Introduction to I/O Psychology...

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