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Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Sem. 1A Sep 27, 2021 Nov 6, 2021
Sem. 1B Nov 15, 2021 Jan 12, 2022
Sem. 2A Feb 14, 2022 Mar 26, 2022
Sem. 2B Apr 4, 2022 Jun 4, 2022
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione Invernale Jan 10, 2022 Feb 12, 2022
Sessione estiva Jun 6, 2022 Jul 23, 2022
Sessione autunnale Aug 29, 2022 Sep 24, 2022
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione estiva Jul 11, 2022 Jul 16, 2022
Sessione autunnale Nov 7, 2022 Nov 12, 2022
Holidays
Period From To
FESTIVITA' OGNISSANTI Nov 1, 2021 Nov 1, 2021
Vacanze di Natale Dec 25, 2021 Jan 6, 2022
VACANZE DI PASQUA Apr 15, 2022 Apr 19, 2022
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2022 Apr 25, 2022
FESTA DEL LAVORO May 1, 2022 May 1, 2022
Festività Santo Patrono di Verona May 21, 2022 May 21, 2022

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Academic staff

B C D G M P R S T

Brondino Margherita

margherita.brondino@univr.it +39 045 802 8549

Burro Roberto

roberto.burro@univr.it +39 045 802 8743

Callegaro Carlo

carlo.callegaro@univr.it

Caputo Beniamino

beniamino.caputo@univr.it 333 526 8254

Ceschi Andrea

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Cima Rosanna

rosanna.cima@univr.it 0458028046

De Cordova Federica

federica.decordova@univr.it +39 045 802 8369

Gosetti Giorgio

giorgio.gosetti@univr.it 045.8028650

Menardo Elisa

elisa.menardo@univr.it

Meneghini Anna Maria

anna.meneghini@univr.it +39 045 802 8602

Milana Marcella

marcella.milana@univr.it +39 0458028466

Moro Valentina

Valentina.Moro@univr.it +39 045 802 8370

Pasini Margherita

margherita.pasini@univr.it +39 045 802 8558

Perini Marco

marco.perini@univr.it 39 045 802 8655

Raccanello Daniela

daniela.raccanello@univr.it 045 8028157

Sartori Riccardo

riccardo.sartori@univr.it +39 045 802 8140

Sità Chiara

chiara.sita@univr.it 0039.045.8028572

Trifiletti Elena

elena.trifiletti@univr.it 045 8028428

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

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S Placements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S007375

Coordinatore

Elena Trifiletti

Credits

9

Language

Italian

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

M-PSI/05 - SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

Period

Sem. 1A, Sem. 1B

Learning objectives

This course focuses on group processes in organizational contexts. The course will examine group processes and intergroup relations, with a special focus on group formation and cohesion, inclusion and identity, decision making, productivity in groups, intergroup relations and conflict, effects of majority and minority group belonging, and diversity management. The course aims to provide students with skills, such as critical reflection, analysis, and interpretation of group dynamics, especially those occurring within organizational contexts. Students will learn how to observe groups and to understand their dynamics; they will have a firm grasp of the main theoretical and empirical approaches to the study of groups, and will learn how to manage relationships between minority and majority group members. By the end of the course students will be able to: - develop a sound knowledge of group processes in organizational and social settings; - develop management skills for complex organizational processes with a specific focus on diversity management; - plan and evaluate interventions aimed at developing harmonious relationships within organizazions.

Prerequisites and basic notions

Social Psychology (bachelor) is recommended.

Program

The course will be held in Italian and will cover the following topics:
-group formation
-social categorization and social identity
-cohesion and inclusion
-social influence and conformity
-obedience and power
-leadership
-group decision making
-group productivity
-intergroup relations and conflict
-majority-minority relations within organizations
-stereotype threat in the workplace
-diversity in social and organizational contexts
-diversity management
-diversity training

Readings:
1. Forsyth, D. R. (2019). Group dynamics (7th Ed.). Cengage Learning. Capitoli: 1,2,3,6,7,8,9,10,12,13,14.
Students can benefit from a discount of 30% through Cengage’s online store by using a discount code. The code will be valid from September 5th until December 5th and can be applied to either the print or eBook versions. Further info can be found at: https://www.cengage.uk/c/group-dynamics-7e-forsyth/9781337408851/
2. Ellemers, N. & Haslam, S. A. (2019). La teoria dell’identità sociale, in Van Lange, P. A. M., Kruglanski, A. W., & Higgins, E. T., Psicologia sociale: Teorie sui processi psicologici, intraindividuali, interpersonali e intergruppi (pp.187-202). Traduzione italiana a cura di Pagliaro, S., Sacchi, S., & Vezzali, L. Milano: Edra.
3. Turner, J. C. & Reynolds, K. J. (2019). La teoria della categorizzazione di sé, in Van Lange, P. A. M., Kruglanski, A. W., & Higgins, E. T., Psicologia sociale: Teorie sui processi psicologici, intraindividuali, interpersonali e intergruppi (pp. 203-216). Traduzione italiana a cura di Pagliaro, S., Sacchi, S., & Vezzali, L. Milano: Edra.
4. Pratto, F., Sidanius, J., & Levin, S. (2006). Social dominance theory and the dynamics of intergroup relations: Taking stock and looking forward. European Review of Social Psychology, 17, 271–320.
5. John F. Dovidio , Samuel L. Gaertner & Tamar Saguy (2007) Another view of “we”: Majority and minority group perspectives on a common ingroup identity, European Review of Social Psychology, 18:1, 296-330.
6. Roberson L. & Kulik C. T. (2007). Stereotype Threat at Work. Academy of Management Perspectives, 21, 24-40.
7. Casad, B,J. & Bryant, W.J. (2016). Addressing Stereotype Threat is Critical to Diversity and Inclusion in Organizational Psychology. Front. Psychol.7:8. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00008
8. Anand, R., & Winters, M. F. (2008). A Retrospective View of Corporate Diversity Training from 1964 to the Present. Academy of Management Learning & Education, 7, 356-372
9. O’Donovan, D. (2017). Inclusion: Diversity Management 2.0. In C. Machado, & J. P. Davim, Managing Organizational Diversity: Trends and Challenges in Management and Engineering. Springer.
Chapters and journal articles will be available on the moodle platform. Non attending students who might find it difficult to study in English are invited use power points on moodle as supplementary materials (not substitutes).

Bibliography

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Didactic methods

Lectures and in-class assignments aimed at developing students’ skills of group observation and analysis, understanding of group processes, management of diversity-related processes. Attending students will have the opportunity to participate into a project work concerning diversity management in organizational contexts.

Learning assessment procedures

For attending students, the exam will consist of a work-project (optional) and written exam test; for non attending students, the exam will consist of written exam test. The content and modes of completion of the work-project will be agreed upon by the lecturer and (attending) students. In the written exam test, (attending/non attending) students will be asked 3 open-ended questions. Each question will be awarded up to 10 points/marks.

Evaluation criteria

Knowledge of theoretical constructs will be assessed, as well as the ability to understand, analyze and communicate and interpret social and organizational behaviors in the light of the theories and concepts covered by the study program.
Participation to the project work (optional) will be awarded up to 3 points which will be summed to the marks of the written exam test.

Criteria for the composition of the final grade

For attending students participating in the project work, the final grade will consist of the grade/mark of the written exam test plus the points obtained in the project work. For all other students, the final grade/mark will correspond to the grade/mark obtained in the written exam test.

Exam language

italiano

Type D and Type F activities

I 9 crediti liberi a scelta dello studente (ambito “D”) hanno lo scopo di offrire allo studente la possibilità di personalizzare il proprio percorso formativo permettendo di approfondire uno o più argomenti di particolare interesse legati al proprio percorso accademico.
Per garantire questo fine, si invitano gli studenti a rispettare le seguenti indicazioni per il completamento di tale ambito:

  • almeno un’attività formativa erogata come esame universitario (con relativo voto in trentesimi) selezionato tra le attività del proprio piano non seguite in precedenza o fra gli insegnamenti dei CdLM del Dipartimento di Scienze Umane;
  • massimo 6 cfu relativi a competenze linguistiche (oltre a quelli previsti dal PdS);
  • massimo 6 cfu relativi a competenze informatiche (oltre a quelli previsti dal PdS); 
  • massimo 4 cfu di tirocinio, (oltre a quelli previsti dal PdS); 
  • massimo 6 cfu di attività laboratoriale/esercitazioni (compresi quelli previsti nei PdS per l’ambito) di regola viene riconosciuto 1 cfu ogni 25 ore di attività; 
  • massimo 6 cfu di attività seminariale/convegni/cicli di incontri/formative in genere (sia accreditata dal Dipartimento di Scienze Umane che extrauniversitaria) – di regola viene riconosciuto 1 cfu ogni 8 ore di partecipazione e/o 2 giornate salvo diversamente deliberato;
  • non vengono valutate attività svolte in Erasmus non inserite nei Learning Agreement.
Altre informazioni sono reperibili nella Guida per i crediti liberi che è possibile trovare quì.

COMPETENZE TRASVERSALI
Scopri i percorsi formativi promossi dal  Teaching and learning centre dell'Ateneo, destinati agli studenti iscritti ai corsi di laurea, volti alla promozione delle competenze trasversali:
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Prima parte del primo semestre From 9/27/21 To 11/6/21
years Modules TAF Teacher
1° 2° Learning and communication in educational settings: planning of interventions D Daniela Raccanello (Coordinatore)
1° 2° What paradigms beyond the pandemic? D Paola Dal Toso (Coordinatore)
1° 2° The contagion and the cure. The world after the virus D Carlo Chiurco (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Summer School: Human Sciences and Society - (HSaS) D Massimiliano Badino (Coordinatore)
1° 2° The ethics and aesthetics of the image D Gianluca Solla (Coordinatore)
Seconda parte del primo semestre From 11/15/21 To 1/12/22
years Modules TAF Teacher
1° 2° What paradigms beyond the pandemic? D Paola Dal Toso (Coordinatore)
1° 2° The contagion and the cure. The world after the virus D Carlo Chiurco (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Laboratorio “Calendario di Memoria Civile – Giornata della Memoria” D Olivia Guaraldo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Eros and Polis ”and“ In the name of Tiresias: Subjectivation, transit, sexuation D Matteo Bonazzi (Coordinatore)
2 A CuCi From 2/14/22 To 3/26/22
years Modules TAF Teacher
1° 2° Introduction to robotics for humanities students D Paolo Fiorini (Coordinatore)
Prima parte del secondo semestre From 2/14/22 To 3/26/22
years Modules TAF Teacher
1° 2° "Common world. 2022 Arendt Seminars D Ilaria Possenti (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Restorative Justice D Cristina Lonardi (Coordinatore)
1° 2° New Working Times and Workplaces and Skills Development for Techno-Stress Resilience and Focus Group D Margherita Pasini (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego, a hundred years later: social bond and new forms of subjectivation. D Matteo Bonazzi (Coordinatore)
1° 2° The contagion and the cure. The world after the virus D Carlo Chiurco (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Workshop for communication mediator "A bridge for wellbeing" D Margherita Pasini (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Eros and Polis ”and“ In the name of Tiresias: Subjectivation, transit, sexuation D Matteo Bonazzi (Coordinatore)
Seconda parte del secondo semestre From 4/4/22 To 6/4/22
years Modules TAF Teacher
1° 2° "Common world. 2022 Arendt Seminars D Ilaria Possenti (Coordinatore)
1° 2° New Working Times and Workplaces and Skills Development for Techno-Stress Resilience and Focus Group D Margherita Pasini (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Partecipated justice and reforms. The settlement of conflicts with people and for people D Cristina Lonardi (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Eros and Polis ”and“ In the name of Tiresias: Subjectivation, transit, sexuation D Matteo Bonazzi (Coordinatore)

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List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Il contatto con la natura negli ambienti di lavoro PSYCHOLOGY - PSYCHOLOGY
Il contatto con la natura negli ambienti di lavoro Psychology - Psychology, Experimental
Il contatto con la natura negli ambienti di lavoro Psychology - Psychology, Experimental
Cognizione spaziale e sociale Various topics
LGBTQ+ Conspiracy Theories Various topics
LGBTQ+ Leadership Various topics
Mindfulness e rigeneratività ambientale al lavoro Various topics
Rappresentazione corporea Various topics

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Stage e Tirocini

Lo/a studente/essa tirocinante curricolare sarà chiamato/a svolgere, presso gli Enti che lo ospitano, attività che prevedono competenze associate alla figura professionale dello Psicologo, in particolare lo Psicologo per la formazione, e nello specifico:  
  • attività di progettazione, realizzazione e valutazione dell’efficacia di interventi di percorsi formativi, nonché attività volte alla facilitazione dell'apprendimento nel ciclo di vita, in particolare in contesti organizzativi;
  • attività che prevedano l’analisi delle relazioni interpersonali, dei contesti organizzativi e delle pratiche lavorative;
  • attività che prevedano la gestione di processi organizzativi complessi, per lo sviluppo e la valorizzazione delle persone all'interno delle organizzazioni;
  • attività di progettazione, realizzazione e valutazione di interventi psicologici volti all’orientamento scolastico e professionale;
  • attività che prevedono l’uso di tecniche e strumenti di analisi delle situazioni e dei contesti, di raccolta di informazioni, e di interpretazione dei risultati, principalmente in relazione ai contesti organizzativi.
 
Tali attività si svolgono in Aziende ed Enti accreditati presso l’Ateneo. Lo/la studente/essa sarà seguito da un tutor accademico e da un tutor aziendale. Alle attività di tirocinio sono attribuiti n. 9 CFU (pari a 225 ore).

Linee Guida per lo Svolgimento dei Tirocini Curriculari

Per altre informazioni in merito alle procedure per svolgere il tirocinio, è possibile contattare l'Ufficio Stage e Tirocini.
 

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