Effective Management in an Educational Context

Code:
LEAD 875
Credits:
[3.0]
This course, designed for students in educational leadership programs, examines various management topics applicable to school and district leadership. Some of the topics discussed are globalization, marketing, labor relations, coaching, power, influence, communication, and other practical skills. It aims to give students an understanding of these topics, provide opportunities to practice relevant skills, and develop habits of good leadership and management. Students will be exposed to the theories and practices proposed by well-known authors in the field of leadership and management. Students will have opportunities to practice what they learn in class through realistic assignments and classroom activities. These will include the use of various protocols including case studies.