MNG 545: Teamwork and Diversity

Synonym:

86382 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Donna Mellen

Credits:

3

Seats:

20

Semester:

Fall 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Fri 9/14 (1:00PM-8:59PM)
Fri 10/5 (1:00PM-8:59PM)
Fri 10/26 (1:00PM-8:59PM)
Fri 11/16 (1:00PM-8:59PM)
Fri 12/14 (1:00PM-8:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Collaboration & Group Dynamics

Effective teamwork is essential in today’s organizations, and working effectively with human diversity is at the heart of successful teamwork. students’ develop awareness of the dynamics of workplace diversity within a global context. Within this context, they apply models of group dynamics to better understand group experience and practice leadership behaviors to best address group needs. They develop skills in task productivity, collaborative decision-making, managing conflict, self awareness, and giving and receiving feedback.