The module covers the main concepts and skills needed to work effectively in a team using collaborative tools and platforms.
Effective teamwork requires a group of people to work together to complete a shared goal. However, effective collaboration can be challenging without the appropriate collaborative tools and platforms or the skills to use them. These technologies make it possible for team members to communicate effectively with each other, plan and manage tasks, and store and share information and expertise, from one secure online location.
This module is suitable for any person who works in a team or is preparing to work in a team that uses collaborative tools to achieve their shared goals.
Successful candidates will be able to understand the key concepts related to the use of technologies to support teamwork. After passing this module, candidates will also be able to use appropriate collaborative tools and platforms to enhance team coordination and effectiveness, to communicate effectively with others and to store and share information and ideas. They will be able to:
- understand the key concepts related to the use of collaborative tools and platforms.
- manage calendars and tasks to enhance team coordination and effectiveness.
- use appropriate collaborative tools to communicate through conversations, meetings and webinars.
- use appropriate collaborative tools to store and share information, generate ideas, and create outputs.
- Teamwork Syllabus [PDF]
How is this module different from the Remote work module?
The Teamwork module complements the Remote work module. The Teamwork module is designed to help you develop the skills needed to work effectively in a team using collaborative tools and platforms. Remote work will help you understand the main concepts and good practices needed to work effectively from any remote location.
Last updated: 14-May-21