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MBA8001 Leveraging Your Leadership Identity

Short Description: Leveraging Your Leadership Ide
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Business
Student contribution band : Band 4
ASCED code : 080399 - Business Mgt not classified
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 28 November 2021


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MBAL or GDBA or GCBA


This course is fundamental to your learning journey through the MBA as it provides the foundation for the whole program. You will begin the course by considering what it means to think strategically and how leveraging your leadership identity is part of being a strategic leader. You will have the opportunity to identify your personal attributes and capabilities, your personality, your values and your limitations and recognise how they shape your leadership identity. You will use this awareness to develop a contextually appropriate approach to leadership and a personal brand that reflects your leadership identity. You will draw from key leadership theories and styles to understand, strengthen and leverage your leadership identity through your personal brand.

Date printed 28 November 2021