Fundamentals of Leadership Certificate

Today’s competitive business climate requires successful businesspeople to possess strong leadership skills. Effective leadership stems from an understanding of one’s own leadership style and the intricacies of organizational dynamics. The Fundamentals of Leadership Certificate program focuses on essential skills to frame challenges facing groups, establish and maintain an audience's attention, and identify potential cultural differences that affect communication style in the workplace. Skill sets will be enhanced with an appreciation of the tools necessary for critical thinking, the elements of critical thought, and the strategies utilized for improving the quality of thinking in the decision-making process. Additionally, communication, trust building, self-awareness, and motivation techniques will be addressed.

Upon successful completion of the Fundamentals of Leadership Certificate Program, the participant will be able to demonstrate proficiency in:

  • Framing challenges facing groups
  • Employing strategies to establish and maintain the audience's attention
  • Identifying cultural differences that affect your communication style
  • Understanding critical thinking, the elements of critical thought, and strategies for improving the quality of thinking in the decision-making process
  • Exploring communication, trust building, self-awareness, and motivation

The Fundamental of Leadership is 8 weeks in length. This program is offered fully online.

This program is offered through the Office of Professional Advancement.

 

Fundamentals of Leadership

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Fundamentals of Leadership (Online)

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Course BCP-455, Section 33
Starts : 11/1/2017 Ends : 12/27/2017
Meets on : Flexible
Time : Flexible
$3495
Course BCP-455, Section 34
Starts : 12/1/2017 Ends : 1/26/2018
Meets on : Flexible
Time : Flexible
$3495