Art and Practice of Leadership Development: a Master Class for Professional Trainers, Educators, and Consultants, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 7 days
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
, MA,
Across the globe, public, private, and nonprofit organizations must fortify their people to lead in complex environments with extraordinary thought, heart, and skill. They must generate high aspirations and mobilize multiple stakeholders toward innovative solutions to key strategic decisions.

About

Significant resources are invested in training, coaching, and mentoring top professionals to be prepared for today’s challenges. More than ever, leadership development practitioners must ensure that these senior-level executives possess the right competencies and skills to successfully adapt to new and unforeseen realities.

The Art and Practice of Leadership Development is an intensive Harvard Kennedy School executive program designed to engage leadership development professionals, including consultants, teachers, and trainers from around the world. Here, you will work closely with experienced colleagues and a faculty of distinguished leadership educators to examine a range of concepts and teaching methods. Throughout the program, a number of thought-provoking questions will be investigated, including:

  • What common assumptions do people in your organization and community have about leadership? How do these assumptions limit the way they learn and practice leadership?
  • In what ways do the dynamics of your organization support or impede leadership development activity?
  • What is the difference between the practice of leadership development and other personal development work?
  • What tools are available for leadership development?
  • What is the place in leadership development for values, passion, and character?
  • What are the ethics of leadership development, especially when using experiential methods?

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 7 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Participants work closely with experienced colleagues and a faculty of distinguished leadership educators as they examine a range of leadership concepts and teaching methods and investigate questions like:

  • What is unique about teaching the subject of leadership?
  • What tools are available for teaching leadership?
  • In what ways do the dynamics of your organization support or impede the leadership development activity?
  • What hidden assumptions do you have about leadership?  How do they affect the way people learn and the way you practice leadership development?
  • What place is there in leadership development for values, passion, and character?
  • What are the ethics of leadership development, especially when using experiential methods?

Audience


Lecturers


English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

  • Admission to this program is competitive and is based on professional achievement and organizational responsibility. There is no formal educational requirement, but fluency in written and spoken English is a necessity for the program.
  • Early application is encouraged. Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis, and the program often fills to capacity. Because of the interactive nature of this program, the number of participants is limited. Applications received after the deadline will be considered only if space remains in the class.

Work Experience


Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    8500 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8500 USD per module and a duration of 7 days.
  • National Applies to you

    8500 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8500 USD per module and a duration of 7 days.
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Living costs for Cambridge

  • 1814 - 3760 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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