Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
WALT-0006
Organization:
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
10 weeks (25 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 1 Leadership or Management
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to stimulate critical thinking about the leadership process through a structured exposure to Walt Disney Parks and Resorts executives and other renowned speakers.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to identify successful leadership strategies employed in various lines of business
  • Understand elements involved in creating a successful career
  • Examine and validate similarities and differences in leadership techniques
  • Recognize opportunities available for career sequencing
  • Examine and validate similarities and differences in leaders' paths to success
  • Understand the importance of vision and mission in strategic planning and excellent guest service

General Course Topics:

  • Leadership strategies
  • Elements of creating a successful career
  • Differences in leadership techniques
  • Opportunities available for career sequencing
  • Differences in leaders' paths to success
  • The importance of vision and mission
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Discussion
  • Lectures
Supplemental Materials

Other offerings from Walt Disney Co.