Skip to main content

About this free course

Become an OU student

Download this course

Share this free course

Facilitating group discussions
Facilitating group discussions

Start this free course now. Just create an account and sign in. Enrol and complete the course for a free statement of participation or digital badge if available.

How the meeting went

You will now watch and consider two videos: ‘So how did the meeting go?’ and ‘So how is this going to work?

Activity 8

Video 1: ‘So how did the meeting go?’

Watch Alan and Lisa discuss how the first meeting went.

Download this video clip.Video player: So how did the meeting go?
Copy this transcript to the clipboard
Print this transcript
Show transcript|Hide transcript
So how did the meeting go?
Interactive feature not available in single page view (see it in standard view).

Reflections on Lisa and Alan’s review of the meeting

  • How many of Alan’s difficulties did you pick out?
  • How well do the principles of good facilitation match the kind of facilitation you are likely to be involved with?

Note your thoughts in the box below.

To use this interactive functionality a free OU account is required. Sign in or register.
Interactive feature not available in single page view (see it in standard view).

Video 2: ‘So how is this going to work?’

Now see how Lisa handled things with Mark in an earlier meeting.

Download this video clip.Video player: So how is this going to work?
Copy this transcript to the clipboard
Print this transcript
Show transcript|Hide transcript
So how is this going to work?
Interactive feature not available in single page view (see it in standard view).

Reflections on Lisa with Mark

  • What skills did you notice Lisa using?
  • Would you have done anything differently, and if so, what?

Note your thoughts in the box below.

To use this interactive functionality a free OU account is required. Sign in or register.
Interactive feature not available in single page view (see it in standard view).

In the next section you will watch Lisa and Alan in their next discussion.