Metropolitan State University

MAPL 611 : Political and Advocacy Leadership

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
MAPL 611 is a required core course in the Master of Advocacy and Political Leadership (MAPL) Program. The course provides the knowledge and skills needed to help advocates strengthen their abilities to lead wisely, ethically and effectively in political and community settings. It provides an interdisciplinary framework to explore the principles of power and leadership, and features effective leaders from Minnesota and other states discussing their principles of leadership.
B. Course Effective Dates: 01/12/2015 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. What it means to be a leader
  2. Moral Leadership
  3. Leadership and Authority
  4. Courage and Leadership
  5. Group Dynamics and Decision-making
  6. Creativity and Reality
  7. Listening and Communication
  8. Inspiration and Creativity
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information