Working in Groups

Guide to Working in Groups

Group work for some is another way of saying teamwork. It can help us to divide work and increase productivity.

Group work allows for the utilization of the different skills, knowledge, and experiences from a variety of individuals.

Working with groups can help us form relationships and help one another. It can help us to learn responsibility and form trust with our classmates/colleagues.


Use this website to learn more about group work and how to effectively work in groups:

How Does Group Work Benefit Me?

Requirements for Effective Group Work

Steps to Follow -- The Process

Surviving Challenging Scenarios

Tools and Strategies to Use


For more support with working in groups or other strategies to help you succeed academically, you can make a 1-on-1 appointment with an academic coach by downloading the Penji app or visiting to sign up with your email address and joining the LC Academic Coaching community.

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