ALA 170 - Applied Liberal Arts Topics
Section: 006 BLI Leadership Lab
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
Credits:
1
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected four times for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This hands-on, interactive mini-course is specially designed to help students develop the skills and confidence they need to grow as leaders. Group exercises and a self-designed team project will allow the practice and reflective of key leadership roles. Experiences in the Leadership Lab will help students be more confident and successful in their work on campus, in their community, and in the world. The Leadership Lab will help students learn to:

  • Work with a group to identify important problems, develop innovative solutions, implement and improve their ideas
  • Collect evidence about problems and solutions that are important to them through leadership experiments that test their ideas against the world
  • Build a leadership “toolkit” that is based on their own skills, ability, vision, and personal style
  • Reflect on their experiences in order to continuously improve their effectiveness and the teams they work with

    Course Requirements:

    Regular participation in seminar and fieldwork, Leadership Lab project completion, presentation and reflection assignments.

    Intended Audience:

    Current BLI fellows

    Class Format:

    Two hour seminar, one day a week for seven weeks with associated fieldwork.

  • ALA 170 - Applied Liberal Arts Topics
    Schedule Listing
    001 (LEC)
    P
    28681
    Open
    60
    40BLI
    -
    M 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Note: Please contact bargerleadershipinstitute@umich.edu with questions. Meets Mondays, 1/9/2017 - 2/20/2017
    002 (LEC)
    P
    28682
    Open
    50
    40BLI
    -
    Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Note: Please contact bargerleadershipinstitute@umich.edu with questions. Meets Tuesdays, 3/7/2017 - 4/18/2017
    003 (LEC)
    P
    32776
    Open
    60
    60BLI
    -
    F 9:30AM - 11:30AM
    004 (LEC)
    P
    32819
    Open
    60
    60BLI
    -
    M 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    005 (LEC)
    P
    32851
    Open
    50
    50BLI
    -
    Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    006 (LEC)
    P
    32852
    Open
    60
    60BLI
    -
    F 9:30AM - 11:30AM
    007 (LEC)
    P
    32853
    Open
    10
     
    -
    TBA
    008 (LEC)
    P
    32854
    Open
    10
     
    -
    TBA
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