Success in Groupwork

Pocket Study Skills

by Peter Hartley and Mark Dawson

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Acknowledgements

PART I: GETTING READY FOR GROUPWORK 

  1. Why Groupwork Is Used In HE
  2. Key Challenges For Groups
  3. What You Can Do Beforehand

PART II: CREATING THE TEAM

  1. How Groups Are Selected
  2. Making A Positive Start

PART III: ORGANIZING YOUR GROUP

  1. Understanding The Task
  2. Organising Meetings
  3. Making Decisions

PART IV: COMMUNICATION 

  1. Reading The Group
  2. Effective Personal Communication
  3. Constructive Debate
  4. Dealing With Conflict

PART V: ASSESSMENT AND REFLECTION 

  1. Satisfying Assessment Criteria
  2. Reflecting On Your Experience
  3. Writing Up Your Reflection (Or Some Such)
  4. Troubleshooting Guide
  5. References 
  6. Useful Sources 
  7. Index