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NRS333 Team Development In Nursing (8)


This subject examines health care services from an organisational viewpoint with particular concern for factors influencing the effectiveness of the nursing team.

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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health

Enrolment restrictions

Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) students only

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
understand the benefits of a team development exercise
discuss the emergence of the team idea
argue a case as to what constitutes an effective team
compare and contrast your own team to the effective team
demonstrate a relationship between people and productivity.
analyse team dynamics in terms of goals, roles, and procedures.
undertake a small team intervention to uncover a problem
provide tentative recommendations for the amelioration of team problems uncovered by survey-feedback techniques.


The subject will cover the following topics:
Module 1 Work Groups and teams Module 2 Team Dynamics Module 3 The team development process


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.