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Leadership Theory: The Basics

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  • Coventry University via FutureLearn
  • Learn for FREE, Up-gradable
  • 42 hours of effort required
  • 5,319+ already enrolled!
  • ★★★★★ (19 Ratings)
  • Skill Level: Mixed
  • Language: English

Learn the basics of leadership theory

On this leadership course, you will be introduced to the theoretical underpinnings of leadership, different styles of leadership and their respective strengths and weaknesses.

You will have the opportunity to learn the differences between management and leadership and will investigate in detail the ethical issues that surround the issue of leadership.

Get introduced to the theory behind leadership and leadership styles and find out the difference between managers and leaders.

What topics will you cover?

  • The fundamentals of leadership: what is the evolutionary process of leadership theories?
  • What are the major conclusions of the trait theories?
  • The skills approach to leadership
  • What are the major conclusions of the behavioural theories?
  • Identifying the major components of the contingency theories
  • Transactional and transformational leadership

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