BUAD 5013 - Principles of Leadership, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): BUAD 3153 with C or better or TMGT 7153 with C or better

Level: Upper

This course is an examination of the theory, practice, and principles of leadership within the realm of management. Major topics include the evolution of leadership theory, an examination of the major leadership theories operating in modern organizations, and the impact of each on organizational effectiveness. The development, refinement, and application of effective leadership principles and skills are also examined. Students will be expected to analyze the spectrum of leadership theories and formulate opinions as to the most effective and efficient forms of leadership given a specific situation or organizational context.