Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

HON 257 Leadership Practicum II (1-4)

Prerequisite(s): HON 256, 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 continued 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 of group and individual motivation, and information for future career choices. May be offered in traditional face-to-face, blended, and online formats, with the number of student units received determined by the scope and time commitment of the leadership activity(ies).