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BMC 174 Leadership Fundamentals

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Course Description

Examine current thinking about leadership and the functions, activities and principles of leadership in organizational settings. Discover your own leadership style and strengths, and learn strategies for developing skills and abilities. This interactive course uses case studies, role-plays, self-assessment and other activities.

Course Details

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This course is designed to introduce you to key aspects of leadership and provide a solid understanding of leadership, especially within organizations and your own life.  At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of popular leadership theories
  • display evidence of an enhanced self-awareness and reflection
  • know the importance of, and have the ability to, develop a leadership vision
  • explain systems thinking and how it relates to leadership
  • recognize the role of leadership in today's organizations
  • evaluate and critically discuss leadership theory
  • recognize leadership characteristics within yourself
  • assess the leadership potential in others

 


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  BMC 174 - 041 Leadership Fundamentals  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   17 Jan 2017 to 17 Apr 2017
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $595.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Wilma Slenders
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Leadership Theory Application Skill Development

Edition: 6

Authors: R. N. Lussier & F. Achua

Publisher: South Western – Nelson

 

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  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 174 - 042 Leadership Fundamentals  
  Summer 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30AM - 5:00PM
14 Aug 2017 to 18 Aug 2017
Number of Sessions: 5 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $595.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Rick Radulski
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Leadership Theory Application Skill Development

Edition: 6

Authors: R. N. Lussier & F. Achua

Publisher: South Western - Nelson

 

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 


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