This honors-level course will provide a basic understanding of the concept of leadership and foster the development of leadership skills. This is a humanities-based course which integrates classical and contemporary readings, as well as relevant films. The eleven-unit curriculum has been developed through a Kellogg Foundation Leadership Grant as part of the Phi Theta Kappa Leadership Development Program and is used nationally in academic settings and the business world. The course begins with considering a personal leadership philosophy and proceeds through such areas as vision, goals, ethics, conflict management, team building, and leading by serving.
Semesters: Fall, Spring
MnTC Goals: 9