Take Developing Effective Teams online at your own pace

Learn the critical skills needed to be part of a high-performing team. Completing this course can help fulfill gen ed requirements at a cost you can afford and at your own pace.

Developing Effective Teams course stats

Assignments & grading

This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 3 Challenges (formative assessments) and 1 Milestone (summative assessment) with an overall score of 70% or better.

Download Syllabus

Learning outcomes

<p>At the end of the course, you'll be able to:</p> <ul><li>Apply the stages of team development in context.</li><li>Identify characteristics of high performing teams.</li><li>Build effective team goals.</li><li>Analyze the benefits of clear roles.</li><li>Articulate the role of trust in high performing teams.</li><li>Identify stages in the communication process.</li><li>Recognize the role of nonverbal communication.</li><li>Articulate the benefits of team diversity.</li><li>Evaluate how to effectively embrace ambiguity.</li><li>Apply appropriate strategies for recognizing team effort.</li></ul>
Try Developing Effective Teams for free
  • No credit card required!
  • Sophia membership starts with a risk-free trial

*All fields are required.

Inside the Sophia courseroom


Access the course content through the first Challenge of any of Sophia’s 50+ courses.

Check Sophia’s list of partner schools to see if your school is on the list. If not, contact your registrar to learn about your school’s transfer credit policy and if Sophia coursework can be submitted for transfer.

Sophia course completions do not expire and will be available to submit for transfer when you’re ready. At that time, check with your school’s registrar for their credit transfer policies.

If you’ve completed the first Challenge during your free trial, you can pick up right where you left off after you become a Sophia member.

Don’t worry. Your completed courses won’t disappear if you cancel your membership. Those courses will be there for you when you’re ready to submit for transfer.

If you have an education benefit through your employer, it may cover your subscription to Sophia. Check with your benefits administrator to find out if you qualify.

Developing Effective Teams reviews


Sort by