Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Additional Resources: The One-Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard
Course Description: A study of leadership skills for persons in supervisory positions. Topics include: methods of training employees, employee rating, improving personal leadership, interpreting organization policies, and obtaining the maximum results through the efforts of others. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: My edicational philosphy involves learning through interation between students and faculty using lectures, discussions, reporting and course work. I believe in inspiring students more than requiring.
Learning Outcomes:At the end of this course students will be able to:
-define what supervision is and how it relates to their own situation -explain how one can improve supervision whether or not they are an actual supervisior -ability to analyze situations involving supervision
Course Assessment: Exams (mid-term, final) and written weekly exercises.
Grading: Final -33% Mid-term -33% Exercises -33%
Late Submission of Course Materials: No work is accepted late without prior arrangements.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to conduct themselves is a professional manner.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Week 1 - Chapters 1-3 Week 2 - Chapters 4-6 Week 3 - Chapters 7-9 Week 4 - mid-term Week 5 - Chapters 10-12 Week 6 - Chapters 13-15 Week 7 - Chapters 16-19 Week 8 - Final
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89
Disability Guidelines: Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all learners that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to learners concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding learners with disabilities and, to the extent of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page:
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