66.640 Building and Managing Teams

Building and Managing Teams

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 35585
Status Active

One critical determinant of success in an on-going corporate venture or launch of a new product, service or company is the performance of teams. This course examines the key roles of leader and follower in the development of project teams in both start startups and existing companies. It will address issues relating to team composition, team member capabilities, and team dynamics as teams develop and change over time. Emphasis is placed on acquiring the interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills necessary for effective team performance.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Matriculated MBA students who completed 60.501, 61.501, 62.501, 63.501, 66.501,66.511 OR MSITE major OR New Venture Certificate OR PSM major OR MSA major OR permission of graduate program coordinator.