Course Description

This course will build on core components of nursing leadership and management, with a specific focus on first-line management roles, using the LEADS in a Caring Environment Framework. Students will examine theories and concepts related to leadership capabilities, as well as develop management knowledge and skills. Applied learning methodologies will be used to develop students' self-reflective, analytical leadership, and management skills.


In order to take this course, you must be a member of a regulated health discipline with a minimum of an undergraduate degree or have an undergraduate (or equivalent) degree in health services management.

For department consent, please contact cenurse@torontomu.ca.

This course is fully online and asynchronous, meaning you typically will not have to be online at specific times. You will engage in course-related activities through online tools such as announcements, discussions, and email. Your course learning will be based on weekly module content and activities that you can go through independently. Note: there are still deadlines for assignment submissions, and you may be expected to participate in discussion board interactions with your peers on a regular basis.

Your instructor may also include occasional scheduled sessions for Q&As and other discussion activities, using web conferencing tools such as Zoom and Google Meet. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.


Department Consent Required

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