Nature and varieties of political leadership by elected and appointed officials in government, officials and volunteers in nonprofit organizations, and leaders of political movements and community groups. The course draws on literature in political science, self-assessment of student's leadership characteristics, and examination of outlets for political leadership activity.
Syllabus is available online through the class website.
This class may be scheduled with a small percentage of seats held for “NDS Students Only.”
No lab or problem session is required.
NC State Campus Visits
No campus or site visits are required; all work completed online.
Please refer to the course syllabus.
Learning Management System
Moodle – This class uses Moodle, which is accessed through WolfWare.
PLEASE NOTE: Access to the website(s) may be restricted to registered students or not available until the start of the semester.
Additional Technology Requirements
NC State Email – Students are required to use their University email address via https://mail.google.com/a/ncsu.edu. This is the only one the University will use to send official email communications.
REQUIRED: Leadership: Theory and Practice by Peter G. Northouse. 8th Edition. 2018. Sage Publications, Inc.. ISBN# 9781506362311.
Tuition & Fees
Please visit https://online-distance.ncsu.edu/cost/ for information on distance education tuition and fees.
There may be additional fees associated with student identity verification for students who take remotely proctored exams.
BA Completion-Leadership in the Public Sector