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Developing Effective Teams

Developing Effective Teams

The Developing Effective Teams mini-course helps you gain mastery of the essential skills that all high performing teams should possess. The course explains how to apply these concepts in professional situations and your own life. Full Description

1 semester credit

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Using problem­-based learning and real­-world situations, this mini-course teaches you how to apply knowledge in practical and relevant contexts. Our Many Ways™ learning model feature multiple teachers and various instructional styles for each concept so you can find a style that meshes with your individual learning preference. This rich, immersive experience helps you better understand and retain information, for an all­-around smarter way to learn.

The Developing Effective Teams mini-course helps you gain mastery of the essential skills that all high-performing teams should possess and how to apply these concepts in professional situations and your own life.

In Sophia's Developing Effective Teams course, you will complete a series of assessments comprised of 3 Challenge assessments and 1 Milestone assessment tied to the following learning outcome:

  • Apply Team Development Skills in context

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123 Student Reviews
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by Matthew T. on August 14, 2017
Fairly straight forward course, I agree with other reviews that the questioning isn't the best and multiple answers could work. Nether-the-less, it kept me a amused for a couple of days.
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by Kelly R. on August 14, 2017
awesome and fast
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by Maegan T. on August 12, 2017
Loved the accessibility and ease of this course! Would recommend it to anyone! Thank you!
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by Kevin V. on August 9, 2017
Short, sweet, and to the point. 10/10!!!
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by Gabrielle E. on August 9, 2017
I can't complain a little harder then what I thought it was going to be. But I did learn a lot from the course.
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by Emma K. on August 9, 2017
Some of the information was confusing in the questions but after I was able to see the correct answer I got the clarification I needed.
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by Jonathon J. on August 6, 2017
some of the answers weren't clear but otherwise it was a fun course.
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by Tamara B. on August 5, 2017
I feel some of the questions are off for the tests - almost where a couple statements/scenarios may apply to more than one term but there may be something else that I can't identify yet. I've seen this once before with a development program through an employer. It can be frustrating for those taking the course because they are able to fully define the term or provide an answer showing they understand but when they try to analyze the answers for a question given, the answers aren't quite phrased clear enough. I wish I could explain this better but I am not sure how! Overall though, I feel the course offered some great information and I did learn some new things.

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