Course code AOS300

AOS300 My Leadership

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Showing course contents for the educational year 2019 - 2020 .

Course responsible: Gro Ladegård
Teachers: Marianne Feddersen Heggelund
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in the August block period. Teaching/evaluation in the August block period.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2019-2020
Course contents:
The course includes central themes on leading people and teams. The course starts with exercises in self-reflection and analysis of own leadership attributes and leader role when interacting with others. Methods of learning include lectures, individual and group work, as well as exercises for training skills. Eight themes will be addressed: Own leadership behavior and role, communication, teams, leadership styles, organizational culture, ethics, power and systematic leadership.
Learning outcome:

Knowledge: The students will have advanced knowledge on leadership in organizations. This includes the themes leadership behavior, ethics and power.

Skills: The students will have obtained skills in communication and teamwork.

General competence: The students will have general competence in understanding teams and organizations. The students will have tools for self-reflection and coaching.

Learning activities:
Lectures, group work, cases, exercises, presentations, leader interviews.
Teaching support:
Guidance in groups

Syllabus: Leadership in Organizations Global Edition av Gary A. Yukl

8. utgave. Utgitt av Pearson Education, 2012/2013.

Bachelor in Business and Administration or equivalent.
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
Compulsory attendance at all lectures, and participation in group work

Oral presentation of group assignment. Pass/fail assessment.

Individual written assignment. Pass/fail assessment.

Both assignments must be passed to pass the course. 

No resit examination. 

Nominal workload:
150 hours: Compulsory participation 50 hours, 100 hours for reading and writing discussion note.
Entrance requirements:
The course is intended for first year masterstudents in Business and Administration.
Type of course:

8 full days with compulsory attendance.

The course will start August 13th. 

An external examiner will control the curriculum and assessment method. 
Examination details: Oral group exam: Passed / Failed