Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

HON 256 Leadership Practicum (1-4)

Prerequisite(s): 3.5 GPA and Honors Committee approval.

Recommended Preparation: Concurrent enrollment in, or completion of, either HON 254A, B, and C, or HON 255.

A practical application of essential leadership skills for students holding campus and/or community leadership positions. Includes an extensive exploration of leadership issues and skills required in both professional and volunteer settings with a focus on conflict resolution, mediation, program planning, effective communication, and mentorship. Through a combination of direct instruction and applied learning activities, students will acquire increased self-confidence, new ideas in the area of leadership development, added professional networking opportunities, knowledge group and individual motivation, and information for future career choices. The number of student units received is determined by the scope and time commitment of the leadership activity(ies).