Course Code: GFOK050
Number of Credits: 1,5 HEC
Number of Participants: 15
Enrollment Spring 20182018-1:
20 - 22 February
- Lindholmen Fully booked 2018-2:
13-15 March - Lindholmen Fully booked 2018-3:
17-19 April - Lindholmen Fully booked
Dates for the next iteration in Autumn will be published starting w.10, 2018.
The aim is to increase your awareness of yourself as a person and
leader, and to highlight useful approaches and methods when creating and
Intended Learning Outcome
By the end of the course, you will have increased your ability to:
- reflect upon yourself as a person and leader in relation to others
upon the importance of creating frames and direction into group work
and describe the group development stages according to the theory of
- briefly identify your own personality type and reflect upon the usefulness of including different personality types in groups;
- practice the coaching approach in daily work
This course is eligible
within the "Generic and Transferable Skills" course curriculum for PhD
students and young researchers at Chalmers University of Technology
Topics that will be covered during the course are:
- Personalities and personal thinking preferences
- The phases the development of small groups
- Key factors to be aware of when creating and managing teams
- Motivation and drive
- High performance teams
- Leadership, management and coaching
- Emotional intelligence
The course practises experiential and experience based learning.
Individual and group reflections will be key ingredients together with
short theoretical sessions. The extent of the course is three full days
in classroom and one day of individual work.
Course Leader and Examiner
PeO Hillman, Sofia Månsson, Karin Andersson (examiner)
A list of references literature will be provided before the course.
Full attendance at all occasions and a pass on a written exam where you reflect upon your learning. Rating: U/G.
Examination in the enrolled courses can be acquired within one year from the start. After the expiration date no missing assignments can be admitted and a participant should re-apply to another course occasion.
Stand-By seat means that the course is fully booked but you may be offered a seat if one becomes available.
Cancellation of participation in GTS courses should be notified
as soon as possible and latest one week before start of course by sending an email to email@example.com. In case
of cancellation less than one week before the start your Deputy Head of
Department will be informed to support your future planning.