Teaching Leadership

Course Description

Students that are interested in teaching adults about leadership or intend on working in public or corporate leadership development will work with a leadership studies faculty member in an apprentice or mentoring framework. Students will gain understanding of adult learning theory, experiential teaching methodology including case-in-point, here-and-now, group dynamics and Socratic dialogue.

Learning Outcomes

  • Design and present activities and experiential learning exercises.
  • Facilitate a learning dialogue around identified concepts and theories.
  • Utilize concepts of adult learning theory in the development of leadership curriculum.
  • Integrate group dynamics and social learning theory in curriculum design.


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We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 150,000 alumni worldwide.

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