University of Technology Sydney

60905 Leadership and Teamwork in Science

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This subject is an introduction to management in a science context. The particular areas focused on are the main ideas of leadership, issues of motivation, the influence of personality and the use of teamwork in the workplace. The management and motivation of staff, team work and team leadership, and strategic management are important competencies of managers in science-based enterprises. An important aspect of this subject is utilising case studies and student experience in leadership and teamwork to provide stimulus for discussion. This subject provides the essential knowledge and concepts in teamwork and leadership to facilitate skills development in these areas relevant to each student's career.

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