[ 986CAINMS3S19 ] SE MS3: Leadership skills

Es ist eine neuere Version 2022W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2022W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Barbara Müller 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites KS BC1: Induction-team development UND KS BC2: Foundations of management UND KS BC3: Foundational readings and academic writing
Original study plan Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2021W
Objectives The aim of the course “Leadership Skills” is the reflection of experiences and theories in the field of leadership in order to strengthen their own leadership skills. Students will be able to identify different leadership challenges and reflect upon their dynamics. Upon successful completion of this course, students will possess advanced knowledge about different state-of-the-art leadership concepts and develop their own leader identity.
Subject In specific the course addresses the following topics:

  • The meaning of leadership based on contemporary leadership theories
  • The approaches to explain effects and impact of leadership
  • The role of leadership within organizations
  • Becoming a leader – Developing leader identity
  • Reflecting on leadership challenges
Criteria for evaluation Pre-Readings (20%) Attendance & Participation (50%); Post-Module Reflection (30%)
Methods Several case studies and management simulations including group discussions facilitate experience-based learning and allow for combining insights from personal experiences with theoretical background of leadership.
Language English or German
Study material Readings will be provided for preparation and in class.
Changing subject? No
Further information Alternativangebot in deutscher Sprache möglich
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Direct assignment