Discipline: Psychology and Education : Organizational Behavior
with more limited in-person interaction (if any at all). The purpose of your application paper is to use course content (concepts, theories, models) to analyze a selection primary sources that deal with workplace experiences during the pandemic.Main question: How has the pandemic affected job satisfaction and perceptions of fairness?
Your application paper will include arguments about the above question based on your set of primary sources. As appropriate, you are expected to include course content about communication, trust, stress and organizational commitment to enhance your analysis.
The focus here is on Modules 5-7, however, you may add relevant analysis from previous modules if that adds value to support your arguments.In you answer, apply relevant concepts from our course materials using specific examples from your primary sources to illustrate the concepts.
Ensure to articulate your arguments clearly and provide support for your claims, using and applying relevant concepts.Selecting primary sources as examples for your application:
• For your application paper, search for 3-5 primary source items discussing workplace issues during the pandemic.
• For the purpose of this assignment, primary sources are first-hand accounts of workplace experiences, such as a person’s talking about their own work-related experiences or attitudes.
These may appear as blog posts, social media posts, newspaper articles, etc., in the form of written text, image or video.
o A source with third-person description can be used as long as it is reporting of the experience (bit analyzing the experience).
o Raw survey data (as reported in a media article, for example), can be used, as long as the source does not analyze the experiences.
• Your sources should be in English, however may be from any part of the world (you are not limited to Canadian content, as long as the source language is English).•
Important note: Scholarly articles or opinion articles that are presenting a thesis or position as an answer to the question should not be used in any way (If you come across those in your searches, do not read them until you are done with the paper.
The application paper is expected to be original work of yours, not informed by someone else’s work).
How do I reference my primary sources? Ensure to cite your primary sources in-text or as footnotes(http://tiny.cc/t4djmz) throughout your answer.
Include a Reference List at the end of the answer with links (URLs) and listing of the external sources. Use APA format for in-text citations and the reference
list (click http://tiny.cc/37djmz for a simple APA style guide). You may find this page useful as well for learning about APA format: https://researchguides.library.yorku.ca/c.php?g=679634&p=4790863
How many external sources should I use? A good number is about 3-5 sources that show the use of a wide range of relevant examples for your analysis. In addition to those sources, you can also add use of relevant personal experience as an additional source.