Minor in Adult & Organizational Development

A minor in Adult and Organization Development (AOD) can complement a range of existing majors across Temple, including, among others: Strategic and Organizational Communication, Human Resource Management, Psychology, Education, Business Management, Communication Management, and Social Work. The AOD minor can open up expanded career opportunities for students through our applied focus on organizational skill development, training, and adult learning.

The minor in Adult and Organizational Development consists of 15 credit hours in Adult & Organizational Development coursework.

Students must complete the following courses:

AOD 1016Introduction to Adult Learning and Training3
AOD 1166Interpersonal Communication through the Life Span 13
AOD 2176Team Process in Education3
AOD 2214Conflict and Communication3
Select one of the following:3
Mediation: Principles and Practice
Negotiation Processes
Facilitating Group Decision-Making
Organizational Communication
Total Credit Hours15

All courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C-.