WORKING WITH OTHERS

MGT2OBE

2021

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/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesAssessments 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 note taking, on-line activities, online quiz assessment tasks

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsMGT1OBE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Review your own interpersonal skills and self-diagnose strategies where improvement is desired.
02. Lead a multicultural team in defining and committing to the goals, roles and norms via which it can successfully achieve its objectives.
03. Manage conflict resolution within a team through negotiation and mediation.
04. Explain the forces that affect behaviour in organisations with reference to the theory of organisational behaviour.
05. Analyse and resolve contemporary organisational challenges through the application of the theory of organisational behaviour.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Mildura, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAngela McCabe

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 31 - 43
One 1.00 h 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.

WorkShopWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 h 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.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Skills Development Tasks Four 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Group Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (750 words equivalent per student)

N/AAssignmentGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Individual Assignment This task may consist of a case study, case studies or essay question(s) (1,000 words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO5

2-hour Final Examination Central exam period (2,000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5