SemesterFall Semester, 2023
DepartmentSelective courses of master level,College of Education Selective courses of undergraduate level,College of Education
Course NameEssentials of Leadership and Group Dynamics
Course TypeElective
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

Include the following but not limited to: role of a leader, creating trust, influencing, motivation, negotiation, group formation, and managing conflict.


This is an engaging course. Throughout the course, students share information and ideas with each other. The willingness of the student to engage rigorously with the material, to listen, to engage with an open mind, and to actively participate in class is very important.




  1. Knowing myself 1 (personality)

  2. Knowing myself 2 (clay activity)

  3. Leadership traits (stick-on activity)

  4. Tower challenge (me and others)

  5. Tuckman’s theory + Johari’s Window

  6. Creating trust

  7. Influencing others

  8. Win-win solution (x + y activity)

  9. Motivating others (world café activity)

  10. Facilitating change

  11. Individual presentation (my action plan)



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

講述Lecture  25  %;討論Discussion  30  %;小組活動Group Activity  40  %

數位學習E-learning 5   %;其他Others 0   %

Textbook & Reference

Lecturer prepared materials.

Levi, D. (2014). Group dynamics for teams (4th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Organizational Behavior by Robbins and Judge

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