INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of International Business
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
IBS 212 Leadership and Corporate Responsibility Undergraduate 2 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 4 2 + 1 121 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Edin SMAJIC, Senior Teaching Assistant M. Sait Dinc Edin SMAJIC, Senior Teaching Assistant
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Leadership and Corporate Responsibility covers the leadership essentials with the focus on ethical considerations

COURSE OBJECTIVE
Upon completion of this course the student will develop a working knowledge of leadership theory and practice. The student will also develop self-knowledge of his or her leadership philosophy and preferred leadership styles along with a skill for successful analysis of cases involving leadership.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction - Introduction: The Nature of Leadership (Ch.1)
  2. Introduction - Introduction: The Nature of Leadership (Ch.1)
  3. The Nature of Managerial Work (Ch.2)
  4. Effective Leadership Behavior (Ch3)
  5. Participative Leadership and Empowerment (Ch.5)
  6. Leadership Traits and Skills (Ch.6)
  7. Guest Lecturing Case Study and Midterm Exam Overview
  8. MIDTERM EXAM
  9. Contingency Theories and Adaptive Leadership (Ch.7)
  10. Power and Influence Tactics (Ch.8)
  11. Dyadic Relations and Followers (Ch.9)
  12. Charismatic and Transformational Leadership (Ch.12)
  13. Ethical, Servant, Spiritual, and Authentic Leadership (Ch.13)
  14. Ethical, Servant, Spiritual, and Authentic Leadership (Ch.13)
  15. Term Project Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Student debates
    • Assignments
    • Case Studies
    • Guest instructor
    • Use of educational films
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Quiz315
    Homework5
    Midterm Exam(s)125
    Term Paper10
    Attendance5
    Final Exam140
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Develop a greater understanding of the range of perspectives about leadership
    • Become prepared as a potential leader to be more discerning about how you enact the role of leader within your organization
    • Increase your awareness in terms of your own strengths (or areas needing strength) as a leader
    • Better appreciate which areas should be further developed to improve as a leader
    • Be aware of the range of choice available in the enactment of the leadership role
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • \"Yukl, Gary (2013) Leadership in Organizations, 8th Edition, Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson-Prentice.

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)22856
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)11414
    Midterm Examination (1 week)111
    Final Examination(1 week)122
    Preparation for Midterm Examination2612
    Preparation for Final Examination2816
    Assignment / Homework/ Project2816
    Seminar / Presentation144
    Total Workload: 121
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 5