Morale in the workplace: Case study of the School of Media Arts Wintec

Young, Stefanie A (2016) Morale in the workplace: Case study of the School of Media Arts Wintec. 16 July 2016.

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This paper aims to provide research evidence and supported analysis to gain an understanding of the level of morale within a specific environment: the working staff of the School of Media Arts, Wintec. The study focused on two research questions: 1. What is the current level of morale among employees at the School of Media Arts, Wintec? 2. What factors positively and negatively affect levels of staff morale within the School of Media Arts, Wintec? The research problem will be addressed as a case study, surveying five factors: (a) job satisfaction, (b) position/career advancement, (c) satisfaction with salary and rewards, (d) satisfaction with workload, and (e) satisfaction with collegial work environment, to ascertain what factors positively or negatively affect morale within the workplace. An exploratory quantitative research method was applied to the study using a questionnaire which was formulated with pre-validated questions, and pilot-tested prior to distribution to all employees working at the School of Media Arts.

Item Type:Dissertation
Additional Information:Dean’s embargo lifted December 2018
Keywords that describe the item:Morale, Thesis, Workplace Wellbeing
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions:Schools > School of Media Arts
ID Code:5997
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Deposited On:18 Mar 2019 21:56
Last Modified:18 Mar 2019 21:56

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