The World Economic Forum, in its Future of Jobs Report 2018 named Emotional Intelligence as the number 6 of the top 10 job skills required for jobs through 2020. This course is intended for those aspiring or in a leadership role. Students will explore the emotional side of leading - themselves, others, and organizations. Topics explored include authenticity and integrity, vulnerability, emotional intelligence, mindfulness, personal change management, and gratitude.
Through a practical learning scope, students will apply the topics and tools to their lives throughout the course. Applications will include taking an emotional intelligence assessment and crafting a goal-oriented action plan to continue to develop, mapping out your personal values to understand how you show up and interact with yourself and the world, and exploring rituals you can engage in to connect to where you are to where you want to go.
Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education to those seeking to enhance their professional portfolio, new to seasoned professionals, aspiring leaders, and those who are interested in improving interpersonal and team-based communication skills in a business setting can benefit from this course.
Course Materials: All required materials are listed below and available at Amazon.com or your local bookstore. Additional course materials to be shared via Dropbox.
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Online Fixed-Date: Online fixed-date courses offer a convenient, yet rigorous style of learning that enables you to collaborate with your instructor and other students in a shared, online learning environment. These courses have fixed start and finish dates, but as an online student you will have 24/7 online access to your classroom assignments, syllabus and course resources. Our online fixed-date courses allow you to work on your assignments anytime, although you are required to complete the assignments by specific dates.
How is the learning structured? In an online fixed-date course, you and your classmates will proceed through the curriculum together, collaborating in a shared learning experience. Each online fixed-date course is asynchronous, meaning that you can work on your assignments anytime, although required to complete the assignments by specific dates. The course is designed with seven learning modules where all of the content is grouped into weekly assignments. Each module covers one or more topics. Within each of the learning modules, you can expect the following components:
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