Leadership

Program Courses

To earn the Leadership certificate, students must complete three courses. 

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Professional Development Programs

Fundamentals of Leadership
LEAD_ART 204-0 Developing People and Teams *Core Course

Organizational leaders do not achieve their goals by themselves. Effective leaders develop people in a way that promotes individual growth, while improving business outcomes. Students will look at individual development including coaching, mentoring and motivation theory. Team development will be explored through the topics of facilitation and collaboration. Participants will also have the opportunity to assess their personal style of conflict resolution.

 

Required Course Preparation:

Students should complete the assessment included in StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath and email their results to the instructor, Alyssa Dickman, at adickman@northwestern.edu prior to the first day of class. Learning activities will be tailored to each course based on assessment results. 

PLEASE NOTE: Students must purchase a new book in order to ensure that the assessment link is valid.


Additional Information:

This is a two-day course offered during the Winter and Summer quarters.

 

This course is graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.


Tuition:
$1025

Summer 2017 Sec #47
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Course Materials:

StrengthsFinder 2.0. Rath, Tom. New York: Gallup Press, 2007. ISBN-10: 1-595-62015-X | ISBN-13: 978-1-59562-015-6

PLEASE NOTE: Students must purchase a new book in order to ensure that the assessment link is valid.

 

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable (Book Summary). Lencioni, Patrick. Soundview Executive Book Summaries, 2009.

 

 

Required Course Preparation:
Students should complete the assessment included in StrengthsFinder 2.0 and email their results to the instructor, Alyssa Dickman, at adickman@northwestern.edu by Friday, June 30. Learning activities will be tailored to each course based on assessment results.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
07/08/17 - 07/15/17 Sa 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 406
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Chicago Campus Open 41617