Course Summary
Credit Type:
ACE Course Number:
18 hours
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 2 introduction to leadership


The course objective is to offer students the skills necessary to identify motivating leadership strategies and to practical techniques for encouraging team motivation. The course provides students with the opportunity to understand and assess methods for communicating vision, examples of positive leadership, techniques for influencing others effectively and ethically, and techniques for promoting and improving emotional intelligence.

Learning Outcomes:

  • understand why motivating leadership strategies are important and offer practical techniques for encouraging team motivation
  • develop practical, positive techniques for promoting and improving emotional intelligence as a leader within your business environment
  • discover methods and strategies for effectively influencing a team to accept your ideas

General Course Topics:

  • Fundamentals of business planning
  • Thinking strategically and managing risk
  • Big data basics
  • Accounting for non-financial professionals
  • Transformational HR and talent management
  • Managing employee performance
  • Advanced management techniques
  • Managing a multi-generational workforce
  • Managing in difficult times
  • Creating lasting organizational change
  • Improving your leadership skills
  • Leveraging leadership techniques
  • Creating a positive atmosphere
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Computer Based Training
  • Lectures

Methods of Assessment:

  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

Supplemental Materials