Management Psychology and Supervision
The study programme provides the students with in-depth knowledge of management psychology and management science, provides for practical application of theoretical cognition and prepares educated and qualified specialists for creative and research work in the governmental and private business structures in Latvia. The graduate may work in the future as a supervisor or consultant/coach with the managers and staff of the organizations.
“Supervision is consulting support for issues related to work and professional activity.” Supervision is a type of consulting used in the work of organizations. Every organization needs supervision in business because by means of it one can attain the financial and business development goals and customer service excellence (supervizija.lv).
|Degree awarded||Master in Management Science|
|Credit points/ECTS||80CP (120 ECTS)|
Full-time studies (every other Friday evening from 6pm and every other Saturday and Sunday).
Part-time studies (every other Friday evening from 6 pm, online studies on Saturday. Once a month Friday evening from 6pm and Saturday and Sunday practical classes in person).
The accreditaion process of the study field is currently underway. At the end of this process a new accreditation term will take effect.
Maija Zakrizevska-Belogrudova, Dr. psych., sc.sal., asoc. prof.
Professional activity and the ethics of the supervisor
|Intervision as professional growth and competence
Group and team supervision
Supervision methods and techniques: theory and practice
Sale and implementation of consulting services
Coaching in business
|Module 3||Module 4|
|Strategic business management and competitiveness in the international environment
Development trends in the modern world
Corporate management and business sustainability
|Innovation and intellectual property protection
Personnel psychology and change management
IT for increasing business efficiency
|Module 5||Module 6|
|Modern management and organization psychology
Art-based approaches to organization management
Negotiation management psychology
Leadership psychology and organization behavior
Variety management and psychology
|Research logics and methodology
Research in the organization
|Module 7||Master Thesis|
|Traineeship I (individual supervision)
Traineeship II (group and team supervision)
Traineeship in project management (project laboratory)
Traineeship IV (qualification traineeship)
The programme will prepare highly qualified specialist supervisors/consultants competitive in Latvia and abroad who shall have, after graduation, both theoretical knowledge and practical skills and competence to offer qualified supervision service / consult representatives of various professions as well as, according to their competence, successfully operate in both private and public sector organisations and companies by accepting responsibility for their work and facilitating development / growth of the organisation and its staff.
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