WORKING WITH OTHERS

MGT1OBX

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Working with Others will provide an introduction to individual characteristics, interpersonal relationships and group processes,as they relate to individual behaviour and outcomes in organisations. Organisational behaviour theory and concepts will be applied to current organisational problems relating to motivation, decision-making, teamwork, leadership and diversity. In the workshops students will develop the capabilities to work effectively in teams and lead teams to achieve their goals.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Student must be enrolled in one of the following courses: LBAB, LBABM, LBABK, LDAB, LAAB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MGT1OBE & MGT2OBE

Equivalent subjects MGT1OBE & MGT2OBE

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsWorking with Others Learner ResourcePrescribedDidasko Digital, 2017Didasko Group
ReadingsOnline articles and ebooks available via La Trobe University LibraryRecommendedTBDTBD

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Review your own interpersonal skills and self-diagnose strategies where improvement is desired.

Activities:
Case studies, videos, multimedia activities and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.), discussion forums
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)

02. Analyse and resolve contemporary organisational challenges through the application of the theory of organisational behaviour.

Activities:
Online activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.)
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)

03. Lead a multicultural team in defining and committing to the goals, roles and norms via which it can successfully achieve its objectives.

Activities:
Online activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.)
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)

04. Manage conflict resolution within a team through negotiation and mediation.

Activities:
Online activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.)
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour,Adaptability Skills)

05. Explain the forces that affect behaviour in organisations with reference to the theory of organisational behaviour.

Activities:
Online activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.)
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 06 - 17
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 06 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 23 - 34
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 38
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 38 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 45 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 36 - 47
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 47 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 49
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 49 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksThis will comprise a range of small online activities equivalent to 1,000 words.20 02, 05
Group Assignment3 students per group 1,000-words equivalent per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade1,000-words equivalent. This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment20 01, 02, 05
Take home ExaminationEquivalent to a 2-hour exam, to be completed within 48 hours of being made available on LMS (Equivalent to 1500 words)40 02, 05