WORKING WITH OTHERS

MGT1OBE

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-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MGT2OBE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsPrescribed textbook TBD - see LMSPrescribedTBDTBD
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:
Assessments include Quizzes, Individual Assignment, Group Assignment, Examination. Workshop activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.), lectures and notetaking
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)

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

Activities:
Assessments include Quizzes, Individual Assignment, Group Assignment, Examination. Workshop activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.), lectures and notetaking
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)

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

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

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

Activities:
Assessments include Quizzes, Individual Assignment, Group Assignment. Workshop activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.), lectures and notetaking
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)

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

Activities:
Assessments include Individual Assignment, Group Assignment. Workshop activities (e.g., small case studies, role plays, etc.), videos, exercises and illustrations (e.g., perceptual errors, decision biases, etc.), lectures and notetaking
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)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Bendigo, 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

China (SiChuanUni), 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

China (SiChuanUni), 2019, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne O'Keefe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Mildura, 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Shepparton, 2019, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne O'Keefe

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 42
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

WorkShop Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 3, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 46
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day in week 46 and delivered via face-to-face.
"This optional class is in addition to regular classes and designed as a general revision and extension session."

WorkShop Week: 46
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day in week 46 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake 1h-3h of online learning activities prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development Tasks (equivalent to 500 words)This will comprise a range of small classroom and homework activities20 04, 05
Group Assignment (750 words equivalent per student)Group of 3 students20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual Teamwork Grade (1,000 words equivalent)This will assess the individual teamwork of members to the Group assignment.20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final Examination (2,000 words equivalent)Central exam period.40 04, 05