Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1.Identify the essential elements of collaborative leadership.
2.Explain the importance of interpersonal and oral communication skills to the process of collaborative leadership.
3.Understand how interpersonal and oral communication skills interact with thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
4.Explain the importance of interpersonal skills in the understanding basic human motivation.
5.Demonstrate solid interpersonal and oral communication skills in class presentations; skills related to initiating and sustaining positive and collegial relationships, engaging in difficult conversations, and conveying meaning.
a.Display the interpersonal skills of listening, paraphrasing, open-ended questions, and reflecting feeling.
b.Use appropriate organizational patterns
c.Use thoughtful, effective, and appropriate language
d.Use appropriate delivery techniques (e.g., posture, gestures, eye contact, paralanguage)
e.Use supporting materials to reinforce messages
f.Communicate a central measure with support materials