The methodology of team cooperation and team creation in higher education

  • Jana Dlouhá
  • Jan Činčera
  • Kateřina Jančaříková
  • Hana Scholleová
Keywords: team cooperation, team creation


The methodology provides a basic framework for university teachers who use active teaching methods and support collaborative student work. In CR, these methods are used rather intuitively ‑ this methodology provides an overview of basic pedagogical knowledge and experience that can help their inclusion in education in all fields of study.

The methodology deals with the theoretical aspects of group cooperation: processes, relationships, group dynamics, possible barriers and risks that are typical in this method of teaching. It provides an overview of the possibilities of selecting team members, the social assumptions of group work, ways of building trust and methods of facilitating group processes. It briefly discusses the principles for planning project teamwork, tools for assessment of its results, and outlines the specifics of the e-learning environment. Using a teamwork method in e-learning enables one to benefit from all the interactive possibilities provided by the Internet to foster communication and collaborative features in the very process of learning; thus teamwork could help to adjust the e-learning method for the needs of practice.


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How to Cite
Dlouhá, J., Činčera, J., Jančaříková, K., & Scholleová, H. (2011). The methodology of team cooperation and team creation in higher education. Envigogika, 6(1).