LEAD 001 - FOUNDATIONS OF LEADERSHIP, 1 credit hr.
This course provides an introduction to leadership and the interdisciplinary concentration in Leadership Education and Development (LEAD). The course is open to all students including those enrolled or considering enrolling in the concentration. General topics include the definition and basic tenets of leadership, how leadership differs from management and power wielding, and the traits/characteristics of leaders and followers including credibility and integrity. Students will read classic works in leadership and create action plans for leadership engagement and development.