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NRSG 880 Organizational Foundations for Leading Change
Credit hours: 3 per Semester
Cluster: Systems, Leadership, Informatics and Policy,
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Course Level: Doctoral

Course Type: DNP

IPE: Yes - Course offered by CON/SON that focuses on interprofessional collaboration/communication/teamwork and allows interprofessional students from the teaching institution

Course Open to: all

Institution:University of Kansas

Pre-requisites: Theories for Practice & Research: Individual, Family, and Community OR consent of instructor.

Course Description: Self-discovery as a foundation for professional development while exploring the concepts of leader, manager, and follower is emphasized. Analysis and prediction of an organization’s stages of development and its capacity for linear and social change are introduced through the lens of complexity science. Political, legal, ethical and other issues that constrain and destabilize organizations and strategies to restore equilibrium are explored.

 

Method of Instruction: Online - some synchronous activities involved

Delivery Platform: Blackboard

Campus visits required: None

Course Contact: Katharine Agnew

email: kagnew@kumc.edu

 

Tuition: NEXus Common Price

 

Other considerations: Required texts (as of Summer 2017): Obolensky, N. (2014). Complex adaptive leadership: Embracing paradox and uncertainty. New York, NY: Routledge.; Johansson, F. (2017). The Medici effect: What elephants & epidemics can teach us about innovation. Boston, MA: Harvard Business Review Press.; and American Psychological Association (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

 

Available Seats by Semester for this course:

 

FALL 2018

Section:
Instructor:Heather Nelson-Brantley
Seats:3
Credits: 3 / Semester



SPRING 2018

Section:
Instructor:Heather Nelson-Brantley
Seats:3
Credits: 3 / Semester



SPRING 2016

Section: 54909
Instructor:Deb Ford
Seats:3
Credits: 3 / Semester

Seats for Jo Henson & Amanda Paul



SPRING 2017

Section:
Instructor:Karen Miller
Seats:3
Credits: 3 / Semester

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