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Subtitles: English

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 8 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Learners taking this Course are

  • Nurses

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Evaluate effective leadership styles for leadership in nursing informatics in clinical or academic contexts to improve your leadership success

2 videos (Total 14 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Evaluate effective leadership styles for leadership in nursing informatics in clinical or academic contexts to improve your leadership success9m
4 readings
Read this Summary of The Knowledge Evolution50m
The New Leadership Paradigm by Robert Dilts30m
Logical Level Alignment by Robert Dilts30m
Optional Reading: Learn More about the History and Development of the Logical Levels Model30m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz10m
Nursing Informatics Leadership30m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Discover core values that support effective nursing informatics leadership in academic and clinical contexts to inform development of a personal leadership mission statement, and development plan

1 video (Total 7 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 readings
Introduction to the competing values framework30m
Meet Richard Barrett and Learn About His Work5m
Read this article on the Seven Levels of Leadership Consciousness30m
Review the Barrett Seven Levels Model of Leadership30m
Complete the Barrett Personal Values Assessment1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Discover core values that support effective nursing informatics leadership30m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Discover competing values and polarities related to knowledge leadership and management to promote successful leadership collaboration

1 video (Total 6 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 readings
Read the article and Watch the Video : Polarity Thinking to Achieve Sustainable Positive Outcomes30m
Watch this Video about Leadership and the Law of Requisite Variety5m
Read this introduction to the Competing Values Framework30m
Watch This Video Introduction to the Competing Values Framework10m
1 practice exercise
Discover competing values and polarities related to knowledge leadership and management to promote successful leadership collaboration30m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Reflect on results from the Minnesota Nursing Informatics Leadership Inventory (MNLI) to inform successful leadership development and practice

1 video (Total 7 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 readings
Read this Center for Creative Leadership Report about developmental needs of emerging leaders30m
Watch these videos about the importance of requisite variety to leadership success35m
Read this article about the significance of requisite variety to the development of teams15m
Read and Review the Results of Your Minnesota Nursing Informatics Leadership Inventory30m
1 practice exercise
Reflect on results from the Minnesota Nursing Informatics Leadership Inventory (MNLI) to inform successful leadership development and practice30m

Instructor

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Daniel J. Pesut, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor
School of Nursing

About University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations....

About the Nursing Informatics Leadership Specialization

Nurses and interprofessional healthcare clinicians and educators will learn principles of informatics leadership in clinical and academic settings, and apply their learning to real world scenarios in practice and training/education environments. Learners will understand the history and development of nursing informatics leadership to appreciate today’s leadership challenges, gain self-knowledge of one’s own nursing informatics leadership skills to influence the future of the nursing informatics specialty, describe principles of nursing informatics leadership and their applications in diverse settings to gain appreciation of tailoring leadership skills to optimize outcomes, and apply nursing informatics leadership skills in interprofessional teams to understand stakeholder perspectives and opportunities to promote collaboration and achieve mutual goals....
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