Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   Student Leadership Seminar

 Title Abbreviation:   STUDENT LEADERSHIP SEM

 Department:    SOSC

 Course #:    132

 Credits:    2

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    2

 CIP:    451010

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Designed to provide student leaders with the tools, techniques, processes, and skills for leadership that will help them succeed. Specific sections of this course may be offered to target groups such as multicultural students or women students.


Prerequisite: None.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 22

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. The student will develop strong group dynamic skills.
  2. The student will learn effective techniques for planning and conducting meetings and/or events.
  3. The student will discover the resources, both inner and outer, that will help him/her succeed.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Leadership characteristics and qualities
  2. Elements of effective leadership
  3. Essentials of teamwork
  4. How to participate in committees
  5. How to network for support
  6. Group dynamics and how they work
  7. Planning/conducting meetings
  8. Community service opportunities
  9. How to organize an activity
  10. Campus and community resources