Effective Group Working


Produce a flipchart which lists SIX behaviours that will help a seminar group to work well together during your Masters course.

Each statement should be positive and begin with a verb.


Listen to each other fully, without interruption

Offer constructive rather than destructive criticism

Set an agenda for each meeting.

Behaviours that can sabotage working effectively in groups and teams on a course

Here’s my list of behaviours that can sabotage a group. I’ve collected them from students and teachers in recent years. You may want to add your own!


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