CONT689: Leadership in Professional Settings


This course focuses on how leadership theories and strategies can be applied to your practice. You will consider the type of leader you want to be and explore strategies to help guide you toward that vision of leadership. The tasks and activities in this course will provide you with the opportunity to work within a safe online environment with the added benefit of receiving individualized instruction form an experienced leader.


Course Outline

Module 1 – Intro to Leadership (15 hours)
Readings,  Discussion Posts/Course Blog,  Module 1 Culminating Assignment

Module 2 – Building Relationships (15 hours)
Readings,  Discussion Posts/Course Blog,  Module 2 Culminating Assignment,  Progress Report 1

Module 3 – Learning Teams (15 hours)
Readings,  Discussion Posts/Course Blog,  Module 3 Culminating Assignment

Module 4 – Decision Making (15 hours)
Readings,  Discussion Posts/Course Blog,  Module 4 Culminating Assignment,  Progress Report 2

Module 5 – Innovation & Change (10 hours)
Readings,  Discussion Posts/Course Blog,  Module 5 Culminating Assignment

Module 6 – Digital Leadership Portfolio (15 hours)
Course Review,  Module 6 Culminating Assignment, Final Progress Report


Course Schedule

Session Course Dates Registration Deadline Registration Status
Late Winter Feb 20, 2023 – Apr 21, 2023 Feb 19, 2023 Open
Spring 2023 Apr 10, 2023 – Jun 09, 2023 Apr 07, 2023 Open
Late Spring 2023 May 08, 2023 – Jun 30, 2023 May 05, 2023 Open
Summer 2023 Jun 26, 2023 – Aug 11, 2023 Jun 23, 2023 Open
Late Summer 2023 Aug 14, 2023 – Oct 06, 2023 Aug 11, 2023 Open

Late Winter

  • Dates: Feb 20, 2023 – Apr 21, 2023
  • Deadline: Feb 19, 2023
  • Status: Open

Spring 2023

  • Dates: Apr 10, 2023 – Jun 09, 2023
  • Deadline: Apr 07, 2023
  • Status: Open

Late Spring 2023

  • Dates: May 08, 2023 – Jun 30, 2023
  • Deadline: May 05, 2023
  • Status: Open

Summer 2023

  • Dates: Jun 26, 2023 – Aug 11, 2023
  • Deadline: Jun 23, 2023
  • Status: Open

Late Summer 2023

  • Dates: Aug 14, 2023 – Oct 06, 2023
  • Deadline: Aug 11, 2023
  • Status: Open

Registration will remain open until 4pm ET on the posted registration deadline date.


Application Requirements

This course has no application requirements.


Course Materials

This course has no required resources.


Accommodations

Applicants who require special accommodations are asked to:

  • Contact us at least 1 week prior to the start of the course to allow enough time for appropriate accommodations to be made.
  • Provide necessary documentation upon request.