2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Dec 03, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

EMA 220 - Ethical Leadership for the Emergency Manager


Description: Ethical leadership concepts and issues. Various core and emerging leadership behaviors. Analysis of current leadership issues and integration.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Course Content:
  1. Current issues in leadership ethics
  2. Models and theories of leadership
  3. Supportive, directive, and participative leadership behaviors
  4. Reward and punishment behaviors
  5. Boundary spanning
  6. Skills, traits, and sources for building social exchanges
  7. Perspectives on ethical leadership
  8. Diversity in leadership
  9. Integration of leadership styles

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Discuss current issues in leadership ethics. (1)
  2. Relate behaviors and processes of leadership. (2,3)
  3. Analyze contingency models of leadership. (3)
  4. Summarize leader reward and punishment behaviors. (4)
  5. Explain boundary spanning and team leadership. (5)
  6. Discuss social exchanges and fairness. (6)
  7. Explain and analyze ethics within leadership. (7)
  8. State the importance of ethics and diversity in leadership. (7,8)
  9. Defend the importance of integration. (9)