Learning Module: Managing Student Team Projects
6 open-access lessons
2– 3 hours
Planning, supporting and assessing team projects
Students need to be equipped with foundational teamwork skills to succeed in increasingly fluid and collaborative workplaces post-graduation. Employers consistently rate teamwork as an essential competency for career readiness and research shows that collaborative learning has many benefits, including improved self-esteem, engagement, learning and achievement.
Teamwork can also be challenging for both instructors and students. This online module provides guidance on how to successfully design student team projects.
You will be able to
Identify strategies to design, integrate and assess team projects
Forster an environment where teamwork is valued and supported (feedback)
Design a team project for either online, blended, or classroom-based courses
Create grading strategies to assess team projects and individual students
Identify strategies to support student mental health and wellbeing during teamwork
Incorporate individual and team critical reflection into team projects
In this module, you will find:
- 4 videos
- 2 real, in-depth course examples
- 5 worksheets
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Dr. Isabelle Barrette-Ng, PhD
Professor and Department Head in the Department of Integrative Biology, University of Windsor