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Term: 2nd term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Judy Holzer
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:

Challenges students to develop competencies in public health decision making, management and leadership. Focuses on universal leadership principles and public health comptencies. Uses case studies, both domestic and international, to illustrate these principles.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
identify and develop the key characteristics and competencies of successful leaders
Identify the qualities (positive and negative) of successful leaders
Identify the challenges of communication and develop strategies for addressing multiple audiences

Methods of Assessment: in class participation and a final in-class group presentation
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Class Times:
  • Mon 11/19/2012 - Tue 11/20/2012
  • Monday 8:30 - 6:00
  • Tuesday 8:30 - 6:00
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Enrollment Restriction: Students who have taken 300.873.98 or 300.603.01 for academic credit may not register for this course for academic credit
Instructor Consent: Consent required for some students

Full time degree candidates must obtain permission from Judy Holzer prior to registering for this course.

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Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Pass/Fail
Frequency Schedule: One Year Only
Next Offered: 2014-2015