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380.883.01 LESSONS IN LEADERSHIP: APPLICATIONS FOR POPULATION, FAMILY AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH IV

Term: 4th term
Credits: 1 credits
Contact: Robert Blum
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Focuses on instruments and tools that assess leadership styles, strengths and weaknesses. Explores communication strategies used by effective leaders and interview public health leaders to identify how they approach their work. Opportunity to read studies in leadership.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Analyze the components of effective leadership strategies used by effective leaders
Explore their own leadership styles so as to identify personal strengths and limitations
Manage conflict and give effective feedback
Practice communication skills associated with leadership

Methods of Assessment: Class attendance and participation. Completion of required readings. Paper based on one-on-one interview with public health leader.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • 2012 dates - September 10, October 15 November 26 2013 dates - January 26, March 11, April 22

  • Monday 4:30 - 7:00
Enrollment Minimum: 15
Enrollment Maximum: 30
Enrollment Restriction: Restricted to graduate students. Preference is given to second year graduate students.
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Special Comments: Credit is only earned by completing 380.880 through 380.883; Grades are issued after completion of the series. Students must enroll consecutively. Failure to enroll consecutively, will result in a grade of W.