With the increased emphasis on collaboration and teams, the ability to skillfully facilitate group interactions is one of the most important competencies for leading and managing. At the end of this course the student will have improved facilitative leadership skills, know how to effectively develop and use teams, and know how to successfully apply information technology to support teams. This course is also used to develop the permanent MBA learning teams.

Semester Course Offered

Offered fall and summer semester every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


Permission of department

Nontraditional Format

For the distance learning MBA program, 50 percent of the class time will be face-to-face meeting time on campus. The other 50 percent will be completed electronically. For regular MBA programs, majority of course is taught before semester begins with projects due during the semester.

Athena Title


Syllabi MIST 7200
Credit Hours 1.0 to 3.0