National University




LED490 Leadership Capstone Project

Lead Faculty: Dr. Julia L. Buchanan

Course Description

The capstone course is designed to be the culminating work for the Bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership. Under the guidance of the instructor, students will design a project to demonstrate their mastery of leadership theories, approaches and frameworks. Students will include scholarly research, attention to ethical frameworks, and critical analysis in their project. A professional presentation of 10-15 minutes of the student's project is required. Grading is H, S, or U only.

Learning Outcomes

  • Integrate the sum of the student's learning of leadership theory and practice as related to case analysis or individual project.
  • Present a grammatically correct, written, final project.
  • Analyze and make recommendations concerning case studies or given scenarios needing leadership intervention.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use online resources to research and prepare written and oral assignments.
  • Prepare and present a 10-12 minute presentation demonstrating the student's final project and skills in oral presentation.