Course: HHD 513. Leadership/Professional Competencies for Health and Human Development Disciplines (3)
Prerequisite: Graduate standing. Seminar in which special emphasis is placed on leadership competencies needed by the future leaders in the health and human development professions. An interdisciplinary approach is taken. Topics to be discussed include leadership skills, financial management, evidence-based management practices, strategic planning, ethics and how to create a culturally competent workplace/organization. In addition, a personal assessment of leadership styles are conducted utilizing strengths based leadership, emotional intelligence as well as other measurement tools.