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UMG8013 Cultivating a Global Mindset for Team Success

8W Teaching Period 5, 2022 Online
Units : 0.25
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Business
Student contribution band : Band 4
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 27 June 2022

Requisites

Enrolment is not permitted if MGT8037 has been previously completed

Overview

The intent of Leading Global Teams to Success is to build and or enhance team leadership capability specifically in relation to global teams. As the corporate environment becomes more globalised, it is not unusual for teams to be cross-cultural and even virtual. This adds considerable complexity to the team and its leadership, with leaders needing traditional leadership skills, coupled with cultural sensitivity and a global mindset.

In this minicourse, you will evaluate a scenario for a global team endeavour and make recommendations regarding how you would lead the team to success.

Please be advised that this minicourse is made up of four parts please see MGT8037 for the full course specification.

Course learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course students should be able to:

  1. critically reflect on personal team experiences to develop a leadership approach (MGT8037 LO3);
  2. apply specialist team leadership knowledge to evaluate a real-world scenario (MGT8037 LO5).

Topics

Description Weighting(%)
1. Cultivating a global mindset 33.00
2. Leading cross-cultural teams 33.00
3. Building trust in virtual teams 34.00

Text and materials required to be purchased or accessed

There are no texts or materials required for this course.

Assessment details

Approach Type Description Group
Assessment
Weighting (%) Course learning outcomes
Assignments Written Case Study No 100 1,2
Date printed 27 June 2022