Advanced Leadership 7,5 Credits
Course ContentsThe purpose of Advanced Leadership is to encourage leadership skills that are relevant when operating in a global context.
The course builds on a set of theoretical perspectives about leadership covering key themes such as collective leadership, global leadership, power and leadership, change management and leadership, gender and leadership, anarchism and leadership, moral aspects of leadership, in order to foster professional and responsible leadership.
Connection to research and practice
The course combines the mainstream and emerging theoretical perspectives about leadership with key issues that are practically relevant in the global setting: power, collectivity, sustainability, change, anarchism, ethics, digitalization. During the course, leadership is discussed in the context of ethical dimensions of organizing, such as responsibility for others or solidarity in entrepreneurial actions. Following recent research at JIBS on critical leadership studies, leadership is also examined from the perspective of obedience, resistance and power issues in organizations. Attention is also given to the study of leadership in the digital work environments, as well as to the exploration of leadership in digital media context.
PrerequisitesBachelor’s degree in Business Administration or equivalent
Level of Education: Master A1N
Course code/Ladok code: MGSR23
The course is conducted at: Jönköping International Business School
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterAutumn 2021: Aug 23 - Oct 31
Rate of Study50%
Course coordinatorMichal Zawadzki
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students15000kr