Global Teamwork Skills VAL2020-3002-3003 01.08.2021-10.12.2021
Studieperiodens (kursens) lärandemål
The student will have basic knowledge in team dynamics and different team-roles. In the course, the student is also expected to reflect over his/her contribution in creating a efficient team. Furthermore, the student will know about cultural differences based on Hofstede´s dimensions and have elaborated the challenges in cooperation and communication between at least three different cultures in a workplace.
Studieperiodens (kursens) innehåll
Module 1: Self-awareness; understanding your own contribution Mindset, values, skills and attitudes.
Module 2: Teambuilding, what and why? Belbin team-roles, Tuckman’s stages in team dynamics, etc.
Module 3: Cross-cultural communication and understanding Hofstede’s dimensions.
Module 4: Case studies + course essay.