Course Description

How do great teams function? The Science of Effective Teamwork module will bring you through the stages of group development and the drivers of effective teamwork. You will investigate your own personal conflict management style and learn how to effectively manage conflicts in teams. Upon completion of the module, you will have a plan to apply the best practices of building a resilient team to your own teams in a work setting.


  • Why good teamwork matters
  • Defining a Team vs. Group
  • 6 Keys to a Resilient Team
  • How to Build a Resilient Team
  • Pros and cons of Team Conflict
  • Stages of Teamwork and when conflict happens
  • Assess your Conflict Management Styles
  • Setting S.M.A.R.T. goals
  • Begin your plan to build a resilient team

PDEV 7112



Section 001

Wed. Dec. 1

9:00 am - 12:00 am

Section 002

Fri. Dec. 3

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Section 003

Wed. Dec. 8

9:00 am - 12:00 am

Section 004

Thurs. Dec. 9

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

This course is open to select TransForm Shared Service Organization employees only. Contact continue@uwindsor.ca with inquiries.


This module applies towards the TransForm SSO LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM Certificate

Blackboard Requirements

All course details can be accessed through Blackboard. A link will be provided through email and you will have access the first day of class.

Please activate your UWinID. Your UWinID and password are needed to access Blackboard. If you have any issues, please contact continue@uwindsor.ca.

Blackboard.uwindsor.ca works best with Google Chrome. You can also use Firefox or Safari. It is suggested that you avoid using Internet Explorer. There is a “Navigating Your Online Course” module and technical tutorials that you can review for a brief orientation to Blackboard once you log in. Feel free to review the full Blackboard preferred system requirements.

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