Montgomery College 2021-2022 Catalog 
    Feb 21, 2024  
Montgomery College 2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BEHE 200 - Group Dynamics

A study of the fundamental concepts and principles of group dynamics including group formation, structure, inclusion, and identity. This course also includes the study of processes which occur within a group such as influence, power, conflict and leadership. PREREQUISITE(S): BEHE 100   Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Define the term group dynamics and explain the key characteristics of groups.
  • Describe the process by which groups form and develop an identity.
  • Identify and describe key characteristics of a group including cohesion, structure, influence, power, performance, and leadership.
  • Define team and describe how professional teams function.
  • Describe the process of group decision making.
  • Describe intergroup relations.
  • Discuss the impact of setting on group dynamics.
  • Identify the characteristics of the three basic approaches to using groups for therapeutic change.

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