: EnglishShort Description
: Leadership has often been portrayed from a hierarchical perspective, with the leader at the top and followers below. Horizontal leadership styles, designed to be collaborative and egalitarian, has been found to be more effective when working with teams. Leadership changes with a team due to different structures, and leaders must approach teams differently in order to be effective. This course will discuss when and how teamwork can be used effectively in organizations, how leaders can develop effective teams, and how teams and leaders are often instruments of organizational change.Instructor Description
: This class is an independent-study course. Students will have all the resources needed to successfully complete the course within the online material. A student helpdesk is available for technical support during the course enrollment.
Broadband or high-speed internet access is required. Broadband includes DSL, cable, and wireless connections.
1 GB RAM minimum recommended
Windows XP, Vista or 7
Mac OS X 10 or higher
MUST have Microsoft Window Operating Systems over Bootcamp (Bootcamp is a free download from Apple''s website)
Google Chrome is the best browser for this course
Cookies MUST be enabled
Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
Kindle Reader App is needed for many courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded onto your computer.)
Adobe PDF Reader
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Apple Quicktime, Windows Media Player, &/or Real Player
PowerPoint Viewer (Use this if you don''t have PowerPoint)