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ESD.801 Leadership Development, Fall 2004

Mind map.

A mind map of the class. (Image by Prof. Dava Newman.)

Highlights of this Course

This class features a full set of readings and assignments related to leadership development.

Course Description

This seminar meets six times during the semester. Students work in a seminar environment to develop leadership capabilities. An initial Outward Bound experience builds trust, teamwork and communications. Readings and assignments emphasize the characteristics of great leadership. Global leaders participate in the "Leadership Lunch" series to share their experiences and recommendations. Discussions explore leadership development. The learning experience culminates in a personal leadership plan.


Prof. Dava Newman

Course Meeting Times

One session every two weeks
3 hours / session




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