Developing Leadership Capacity

Code: OLRN1435

Course description

This course introduces the latest concepts and approaches to leadership. Within the context of unprecedented changes in the world we live in, the course focuses on supporting students through a process of learning and inquiry that will prepare them to maximize their learning effectiveness and to increase their own leadership capacity. Through learning assignments, activities, readings, lesson notes, assessments and group work, students will assess where their strengths and opportunities for improvements are regarding their own personal leadership behaviour, the quality of their interpersonal relationships, their organizational awareness and tehir awareness of the larger environmental context. This work will provide a foundation for students to identify and develop priorities and action plans to further enhance their leadership development. In order to maximally benefit from this course, you need to have experience with working in an organization because many of the course assignments, assessments and activities require this context.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Start Date
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $455.85
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: The Leadership Gap: Building Leadership Capacity for Competitive Advantage Author: David S. Weiss and Vince Molinaro Publisher: Wiley Edition: 2005 ISBN: 9780470158760

Host college: AL

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.