B.Sc. Industrial and Organizational Psychology IU International University of Applied Sciences - Online Studies
By combining digitalisation, artificial intelligence, and hybrid work models, we have created new and different work models. As a result, some traditional professions are disappearing, and new jobs are taking their place. Business psychologists are becoming more common, and in demand, as businesses and their employees adjust to these dramatic changes. Be it as a consultant or a talent manager, as an M.Sc. In order to make companies excel in times of change and turn challenges into growth opportunities, you'll combine economic proficiency with business psychology tools and a strong manager inclination.
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The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial and Organizational Psychology puts an emphasis on theory, practical applications, and projects. During your studies, you will learn how to implement psychological findings in business practices. This will start with an introduction to psychology and business practices before diving into a range of applied psychology modules, from social psychology to personnel and intercultural psychology.
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New forms of work organisation, cooperation, communication, and social competence are gaining huge importance, due to digitisation and the associated changes. As a graduate of the Industrial and Organizational Psychology programme, you will be in demand as a Team Manager, Recruiting or Relationship Manager, Trainer, Personnel Developer, Organisation Designer, Consultant, Strategy Advisor or Change Manager.
You will be able to work in jobs such as:
- Personnel & Organizational Developer
- Change Management Consultant
- Recruiting Manager