Catalogue 2012 - 2013

MAN 331 A Humanistic Approach to Leadership and Management

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

MAN 101 and junior standing.

Course Description

The course provides a study of fiction, biography, drama, and film as primary sources to arrive at a better understanding of how effective leadership and management occur. Key learning outcomes focus on the understanding, use, and problem-solving applications associated with: the basic differences among successful leadership styles and situational factors; personal leadership styles; leadership skills such as initiative, planning, and risk taking; application of humanistic leadership principles to work and family situations; effective leadership decisions; and non-traditional learning sources in everyday leadership opportunities.