EDB 9000 Leadership To Create Human Value
Credit Hours 3.0

All organizations require leadership in order to move forward. Leadership is a process by which a person influences others to accomplish an objective. This course examines leadership from different perspectives with an aim toward understanding what good leadership is and how individuals can develop their leadership skills. The course will delve into questions such as: What are the qualities most often associated with great leaders. How do effective business leaders inspire people to work together for the good of the organization. Are great leaders born that way or can leadership skills be developed and learned. Different leadership styles and concepts will be examined and each student will use the material covered in the course to conduct two case studies: (1) a CEO; and (2) him/herself.