Self Paced

Working in Teams: A Practical Guide (edX)

Created by:Delivered by:

Learn how to build effective teams, be a great team player and manage team conflict.

Teamwork is an essential component of most professional activities in the modern world. But what makes an effective team?

This course is an introduction to teamwork skills for all disciplines that will help you improve your own performance and that of your team.

It covers why teams are important, the roles of individuals in a team, systems and processes for effective teamwork and communication, and methods for addressing team conflict.

Throughout the course you will be provided with a range of tools and templates that you will be able to use with any team.

Join us and learn how to make teams work for everyone.

What you'll learn:

- What you need to know about teams – types of teams, lifecycle of teams, what makes high performing teams

- How to be an effective team member – commitment, team roles, leadership, communication

- The systems and processes for building high performance teams including team diagnosis tools

- How to understand and resolve team conflict and dysfunction