Why Leadership Matters: Power or Potential

Schools of Public Engagement: Milano General Curriculum

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Why Leadership Matters
Fall 2022
Taught By: Laura Gale Speziale
Section: A

CRN: 2511

Credits: 3

In rapidly evolving, innovative, and diverse workplaces we are called to shift and change our leadership approaches and strategies. This course examines leadership theory and practice in the context of organizations in the nonprofit, government, and for-profit sectors with a specific focus on collaboration, conflict, inclusion, and power. Students will develop more awareness of their own default and unconscious leadership styles with an emphasis on deepening their leadership practices and strategies to meet specific situational and organizational priorities. This semester, we will examine leadership moments during the COVID-19 global pandemic for illustrative examples and as a way of making meaning during the crisis. Formerly known as Leadership Perspectives and Practice. Advanced Certificate in Leadership and Change requirement. Elective in the Leadership and Change Area of Specialization. Also a Making a Difference requirement.

This course counts as an elective course for the Graduate Minor in Impact Entrepreneurship.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Milano General Curriculum (NMIL)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: Online - Synchronous

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:32pm EST 2/6/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday
Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm
Building: Online Course
Room: 999
Date Range: 8/30/2022 - 12/6/2022