Working in groups and teams

Posted : 16 November 2016

Here is another FREE course available on The Open University website.

This 8 hour online course looks at how to be a successful team, different roles within a team, the life cycle of a team, managing conflicts and evaluating team performance. This course would suit anyone working within a team, particularly those in a management or leadership role.


Visit the website to find out about this course.


Learning outcomes of this course include:


  • Recognise and understand the difference between groups and teams
  • Understand issues in team roles
  • Identify different stages of team development and how a manager can support the team at each stage
  • Understand and identify team processes and the manager's role
  • Understand and manage conflict


If this course does not appeal to you but you would still like to try a course or take a look at useful resources, visit the OpenLearn site to see what's available. 


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