WORKING WITH OTHERS

MGT2OBE

2020

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-ordinatorBiju Philip

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MGT1OBE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

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

Activities:
Assessments include 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 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)

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Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTimothy Clune

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBiju Philip

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBiju Philip

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBiju Philip

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05

Mildura, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnjum Chaudhry

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05

Shepparton, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPhuc Nguyen

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 between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Skills Development TasksFour weekly online quizzes (500 words equivalent-worth 5% each) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12 (5 weeks in total)20 04, 05
Group AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Individual AssignmentThis task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)20 01, 04, 05
2-hour Final ExaminationCentral exam period (2,000 words equivalent)40 04, 05