COURSE CODE: ADD 502
COURSE TITLE: Psychology for Agricultural Personnel
NUMBER OF UNITS: 2 Units
COURSE DURATION: Two hours per week
Course Coordinator: Dr. S.O.Adeogun, B.Agric., M.Sc., PhD
Office Location: Agric. Econs & Farm Mgt. Department, COLAMRUD
Psychology for Agricultural Personnel will familiarize students of Agricultural Administration with the definition, scope and all aspects of Psychology for Agric. Admin. Students. It will examine the meaning, scope and importance of psychology in agric. administration. Issues relating to behaviour and its modification will be addressed. In addition, methods of influencing human behaviour to favour an organization analysed. Also, concept of perception and its importance in agricultural work will be discussed. Motivation and various motivational theories will be discussed during the course. Lastly, learning, its principle, theories and factors affecting it will be discussed.