TASK ORIENTATION By N., Sam M.S. - 387 the motivational focus used in mastering a task. To be motivated for having full command on the task that is being done. To become a master of that particular task. TASK ORIENTATION: "Task orientation is the motivational focus used in mastering a task." Related Psychology Terms FROMM, ERICH (1900—) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method ORGANISMIC THEORY CONTINGENCY THEORIES OF LEADERSHIP ORGONE THERAPY (Vegetother- apy) Dissociative Identity Disorder PMDD: Can It Be Cured? CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TASK ORIENTATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/task-orientation/ (accessed August 13, 2022).