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What you will learn

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    Critically evaluate the nature of the self-development process

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    Apply skills of self-reflection to enhance self-awareness of development insights about your leadership styles

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    Apply skills of self-reflection to enhance self-awareness of development insights about your abilities and challenges as leaders

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    Apply the self-development process to an area of a personal leadership skill challenge

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 17 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

Self-directed learning

5 videos (Total 30 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Week 1 outline2m
1.1 The need for continuous development7m
1.2 Self-directed leadership development6m
1.3 The leader self-development model7m
5 readings
Special welcome to beta testers1m
Become a Global MBA degree learner1m
Course overview10m
Learning activities and assessment10m
Explore further resources 11h
2 practice exercises
Recall 1: Check your understanding30m
Check your applied learning 11h
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Self-awareness

4 videos (Total 26 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
4 videos
2.1 The nature of self-awareness8m
2.2 The challenge of self-awareness6m
2.3 Becoming self-aware through feedback8m
1 reading
Explore further resources 21h
2 practice exercises
Recall 2: Check your understanding30m
Check your applied learning 21h
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Self-reflection

4 videos (Total 28 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
4 videos
3.1 The process of self-reflection7m
3.2 Engaging in self-reflection7m
3.3 Managing emotions during reflection10m
1 reading
Explore further resources 31h
2 practice exercises
Recall 3: Check your understanding15m
Check your applied learning 31h
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Self-change problems

4 videos (Total 29 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
4 videos
4.1 The problem of volition8m
4.2 Willpower and change efforts8m
4.3 Enhancing willpower9m
1 reading
Explore further resources1h
2 practice exercises
Recall 4: Check your understanding30m
Check your applied learning 41h

Instructor

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Associate Professor Paul Nesbit

Macquarie Business School

About Macquarie University

Macquarie is ranked among the top one per cent of universities in the world, and with a 5-star QS rating, we are recognised for producing graduates who are among the most sought-after professionals in the world. Since our foundation 54 years ago, we have aspired to be a different type of university: one focused on fostering collaboration between students, academics, industry and society....

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