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Leadership (ACE CREDIT®)

$399
Self-Paced | Certificate22.5 Course Hours | 90 Weeks
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Leadership
Leadership (ACE CREDIT®)

Description

This online course teaches essential leadership skills to help learners stand out as leaders among their peers. The coursework discusses the theories of leadership and offers real-world practical explanations and definitions. Throughout five segments, learners will explore questions such as: What is leadership, and why is it important? How does a leader encourage change without triggering fearful resistance? What are the key elements to leading an effective team? What is the role of charisma in leadership? How can a leader achieve work-life balance? The self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, case studies, and self-assessments that engage students and provide opportunities to practice leadership skills.

Topics covered in the course:

  • Introduction to Leadership
  • Body Language for Leaders
  • Leading Teams
  • Leading and Managing Change
  • Leaders and Work-Life Balance

Download the complete syllabus with learning outcomes here.

This course has been evaluated by The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) with a recommendation of 3 credits, lower division, in leadership.

Successful completion for the ACE CREDIT® designation is based on student performance on a final cumulative exam. The final exam is composed of 40 multiple-choice questions. Students will have 1.5 hours to complete the exam. The exam is proctored. For more information, please see the syllabus.

If students do not earn a passing score of 70% on their first attempt, they will have the opportunity to take the exam 1 additional time (2 total attempts). Students must wait 24 hours between exam retakes. A passing score of 70% of above is required to request college credit for this certificate.

credits

  • PMI PDUs: 20
    • Leadership PDUs: 13.75
      • Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 0.5
        • Technical PM PDUs: 5.75
          • IACET CEUs: 2
            • HRCI Credits: 20
              • Specified - Strategic Business: 4
              • General: 16
            • HRCI Credits: 20
              • SHRM PDCs: 20
                • ACE Credits: 3

                  features

                  • Mobile-friendly
                  • Audio-enabled
                  • Badge and credit-awarding
                  • Real-world case studies
                  • Fully accessible
                  • Games & Flashcards
                  • Expert-supported
                  • Video content

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