Why Leadership Matters: Power or Potential
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Level: Undergraduate, Graduate
Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy
Department: Milano General Curriculum
Course Number: NMGM 5008
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Management & Organizations
  • Leadership
This course examines leadership theory and practice in the context of organizations in the nonprofit, government, and for-profit sectors. Students are encouraged to consider their own styles of leadership, with an eye to becoming more conscious of their personal, default patterns and developing their abilities to match appropriate leadership behaviors to specific situations and organizational priorities. Formerly known as Leadership Perspectives and Practice. Advanced Certificate in Leadership and Change requirement. Elective in the Leadership and Change Area of Specialization.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions


Not open to Freshman students.

Not open to Junior students.

Not open to Sophomore students.