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.

Spring 2024 registration opens March 11, 2024. Fall 2024 registration opens July 22, 2024.

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, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

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