ALA 170 - Applied Liberal Arts Topics
Section: 003 BLI Leadership Lab
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
Credits:
1
Other:
Minicourse
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Class Misc Info:
Meets 10/24/18 - 12/11/18. (Drop/Add deadline=11/06/18.).
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 the 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
003 (LEC)
P
26312
Open
48
48BLI
-
M 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Note: For permission into this class please contact Mary Schlitt (msergent@umich.edu)
004 (LEC)
P
28787
Open
35
35BLI
-
F 10:00AM - 12:00PM
005 (LEC)
P
28788
Open
8
8BLI
-
M 7:00PM - 9:00PM
006 (LEC)
P
28789
Open
53
53BLI
-
Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
008 (LEC)
P
29027
Open
24
24BLI
-
TBA
Note: For permission into this class please contact Mary Schlitt (msergent@umich.edu)
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