Charities Institute Ireland

Elective Unit Module Descriptors

Managing a Team and Group Dynamics

Description:

The Certificate in Managing a Team and Group Dynamics is designed to give students an introduction to group dynamics, teams and teamwork, an overview of key leadership skills, and an understanding of how to manage and motivate teams.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the main stages in group development

  • Understand the threats to group effectiveness

  • Be familiar with different roles within teams

  • Be aware of the characteristics of effective teams

  • Be aware of the key skills needed for effective leadership

  • Understand the importance of team building

  • Be aware of needs and goal based motivation theories

Scott Kelley