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School of Nursing
Nursing (NURS)
NURS
6203
Nursing Leadership
Nursing Leadership
Summer 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
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150

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Evidence-based leadership skills as a core competency in nursing to improve quality in patient care and strengthen nursing as a profession. Emphasis on theories of leadership, personal leadership, skill building, team-building techniques, change, conflict resolution, motivation, and communication skills.
Course Objectives 1. Compare and contrast the major leadership theories. 2. Appraise the major leadership skills that will facilitate change for nurses 3. Employing a self-reflective process the student will examine concepts, beliefs, and attitudes that reflect the advanced practice nurse’s role in leadership. 4. Differentiate the mentor/mentee relationship and how the dyad enhances leadership skills. 5. Design and develop resources for enhancing leadership skills. 6. Appraise the forms of conflict and derive positive outcomes from its resolution. 7. Evaluate the concept of power gradients both informal and formal.

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Key: 6313