Course description

This course equips learners to leverage governance to accelerate the impact of a not-for-profit organization. Learners compare and contrast characteristics, best practices and the implementation dynamics of various models of governance. Learners examine board-staff dynamics and the complexity of the senior management roles in providing leadership and accountability to staff, community and the board. Learners will leave the course better equipped both to support and serve on a not-for-profit board of directors.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2022 registration opens July 25, 2022. Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery