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.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

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Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School 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 surveyfeedback techniques.


This subject will cover the following topics:

Module 1 Work Groups and teams Module 2 Team Dynamics Module 3 The team development process


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.