Organization Development Certificate Courses Fall 2008


Credit Limits
OD Certificate program students must register for all required courses for a maximum of 5 credits in the Fall semester. There are no elective credits required in the OD Certificate program.

Pre-Course Requirements
Many classes begin with pre-course assignments and/or on-line work prior to the first scheduled class meeting posted in the course descriptions. Pre-class assignments are posted in their respective course conference folder in FirstClass three to four weeks prior to the first scheduled meeting.

Course Restrictions
Under special conditions, and with permission in writing from the program director provided to the Registrar’s Office via FirstClass, students may register for Organization Development Certificate program courses on a space available basis after OD Certificate students have completed the registration process.

Prerequisites and Courses Requiring Permission
Special Students and students from other departments who wish to register for OD Certificate courses must meet prerequisites or provide evidence of equivalent coursework or experience to the program director. Any courses with prerequisites or requiring the permission of the instructor will be clearly marked as such in the course descriptions.

Course Schedule

OMOD 500 Introduction to Organization Development (Section A)
Friday, September 12, 12:00 – 5:30 pm
Saturday, September 13, 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, September 14, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Monday, September 15, 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
Tuesday, September 16, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

OMOD 502 Organization Entry, Contracting, and Assessment (Section A)
Saturday, October 4, 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, October 5, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday, November 1, 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, November 2, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

OMOD 504 Self-Development for Effective OD Practice (Section A)
Saturday, December 13, 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, December 14, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm