Diversity and Inclusion Management
8a-d: Organizations and Management Trends I
Department of Business and Economics, Professorship of Higher Education
Lecture: Prof. Liudvika Leišytė
Exercise: Sude Peksen, M.A. & Dr. Lina Zenkienė
Time and Place:
Lecture: Tuesdays, 2.15–3.45 p.m. (Start: 12 April 2022) | Seminar building I, SRG 2.028
Exercise: Thursdays, 10.15–11.45 a.m. (Start: 21 April 2022) | Seminar building I, SRG 1.001
Content of the Course
This course focuses on diversity and inclusion management in private companies as well as public organizations internationally. Specifically, it will focus on the dynamics, challenges as well as opportunities organizations face in adopting good corporate social responsibility policies and practices to ensure diversity and inclusion. The lecture builds on academic and practitioner literature, draws on a variety of management and sociological theories. The exercise focuses on real practice examples of challenges implementing diversity management policies in different types of organizations in Germany and abroad.
Written and graded exam covering the entire module (90 minutes).