Course Code: MGMT617 Course ID: 2732 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This course utilizes an experiential format to focus on a variety of concepts and practices associated with developing and managing an effective team. Students will have the opportunity to evaluate the different approaches to management, motivation, and performance, along with some barriers to effective team efforts.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|12/28/20 - 06/04/21||06/07/21 - 08/01/21||Spring 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|01/25/21 - 07/02/21||07/05/21 - 08/29/21||Summer 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/21 - 09/03/21||09/06/21 - 10/31/21||Summer 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/21 - 10/01/21||10/04/21 - 11/28/21||Fall 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives:
1: Explore the theoretical foundations of team management theory in business education, and human services.
2: Demonstrate mastery of positive team management practices.
3: Examine practical applications of team management in business, education, and human services.
4: Explain the meaning and importance of shared values, vision, commitment, team building, empowerment, and problem resolution.
5: Demonstrate the ability to critique existing team management practices and to implement positive strategies developing and managing empowered teams.
6: Show the ability to use computer applications to organize, interpret, and present team and group research data.
7: Establish a personal philosophy of team management and consider ethical standards related to the conduct of teaming business, education, and human services.
8: Develop and implement appropriate sampling techniques, which demonstrate mastery of the language and vocabulary of teaming.
|Discussion Forums||35.00 %|
|Week 1 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 2 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 3 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 4 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 5 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 6 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 7 Forum||4.38 %|
|Week 8 Forum||4.38 %|
|Written Assignments||35.00 %|
|Week 2 Assignment: Academic Article Review||11.67 %|
|Week 5 Assignment: Personal Experiences with Teamwork||11.67 %|
|Week 6 Assignment: Annotated Bibliography||11.67 %|
|Final Assignment||30.00 %|
|Week 7 Assignment: PowerPoint Presentation||15.00 %|
|Week 8 Assignment: Final Course Paper||15.00 %|
Required Course Textbooks:
There is no required text. Optional text:
American Psychological Association. (2019). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
The following public domain web sites are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.
Web Site URL/Address
The OWL at Purdue
APA Style Homepage
American Management Association
Society for Human Resource Management
|Book Title:||Projects Without Boundaries : Successfully Leading Teams and Managing Projects in a Virtual World (Ebook available in the APUS Online Library)|
|Author:||Martinelli, Rahschulte and Waddell|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*|
Not current for future courses.