Leadership and Team Management (SC)

Section 1, Spring 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 26/30
Credits: 1
Day Date Time Room

Course Description

In this short course we will explore the issues of team management and leadership applied in various settings. Students will learn about how failures in leadership evolve and how to prevent them; how to manage crises effectively; and how to build an organization that is less susceptible to significant preventable failures. We will study team management including: managing virtual teams (increasingly necessary because of geographic or other constraints); and how to account for and manage divergent opinions within a team or corporate organization.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): Due Date Only

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will be required to submit a paper via EXPO no later than noon two weeks after the last class session.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Notes: Attendance at all class sessions is mandatory, and the instructor will inform the Student Records Office to drop students absent from the first class session. A substantial portion of the grade is based on class participation.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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