Reflective essay: 1,500-2,000 word essay (20%)
In this essay, you need to reflect on the process of working in your presentation group. You are required to reflect critically and draw on theories of management, organisation and individual behaviour. You are required to focus on at least two of the following topics:
Conflict in the group
The effect of group on individual learning
Group influence on individual behaviour/performance
Personality and group work
Motivation and group work
Group role structure
Make sure to make links between your experiences and relevant academic theories/and or research.
Make sure to read widely: find relevant journal papers online. Get books from the library. At least 8-10 academic references are required. Minimize the use of internet resources such as Wikipedia or about.com.