During your time at Aston University, you will be expected to participate in a form of group work which is likely to be assessed.
Group work is becoming an increasingly popular method of assessment across university courses because it promotes teamwork, a skill which is highly valued by employers. It is also an opportunity to develop communication skills and enable participants to develop interpersonal skills, essential for the majority of professional positions
You may be anxious about working as part of a group, or struggling to cope with working in a group. The podcasts within this section, by Aston students, provide accounts of their experiences, tips on how to deal with difficulties and success stories which you may find useful. Some features of successful group work are:
If you want to find out more about group work, listen to our specialist podcasts
Listen to our group work podcasts
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