MBA Overview

Leadership

Learning Outcomes

The aim of this course is to develop students’ understanding of the key concepts and principles of leadership. To successfully complete this course students must …

  • understand core theories of leadership
  • understand the role of leadership in organizations
  • appreciate how situational aspects, demography and culture influence leaders and followers
  • have a critical understanding of leadership in practice

Course Content

Overview of the various key concepts covered in the course:

  • leadership theory
  • various tasks of a leader
  • approaches to leadership including the influences of culture and gender
  • leadership in practice
  • leadership in organizations as opposed to management