Alice Lloyd College

Leadership Education Courses

LE 101: Foundations of Leadership Education

Offered: Fall and Spring

Students will study the dynamics of leadership behavior and group process; learn techniques of group leadership; examine contemporary leadership theories; consider ethical foundations for leadership with particular attention to the moral dimensions of leadership; and examine the central features of critical thinking. This course will also provide students a fundamental foundation for understanding leadership, increase their capacity to sustain the demands of leadership, and further develop their ability to understand the relationship between leadership and authority.

3 credit hours

LE 470: Leadership Internship

Prerequisites: Leadership minor and junior or senior status

Students are placed with cooperating institutions and are jointly supervised by a work supervisor and a faculty member. Specific academic work requirements are stated in a learning-work agreement. Internship must have approval of faculty supervisor and Leadership Program Coordinator and adhere to institutional internship policies and procedures.

3 credit hours

LE 488: Readings and Research in Leadership

Prerequisites: Leadership minor with senior status

An intense study of the research process which moves the student sequentially from a general topic to formulation of a thesis to the final draft of a comprehensive research project. The instructor will guide the student through planning, organizing, researching, and drafting a business-related (accounting-related) (leadership-related) research report that sets forth a problem and offers a convincing solution. Students will make presentations on their readings and research throughout the semester, culminating in a major formal presentation of their work.

3 credit hours


Upcoming Events


October 2015
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September 27, 2015 September 28, 2015 September 29, 2015

ALC Blood Drive

Convocation: Entrepreneurship Seminar

September 30, 2015 October 1, 2015

Convocation: Breast Cancer Awareness

October 2, 2015 October 3, 2015
October 4, 2015 October 5, 2015

JBS 1st Quarter Grades Due

October 6, 2015 October 7, 2015

ALC Midterm Grades Due

JBS Science Fair

October 8, 2015 October 9, 2015

JBS Grandparent's Day

October 10, 2015

ALC Alumni Association Meeting

Appalachia Day Homecoming

October 11, 2015 October 12, 2015 October 13, 2015 October 14, 2015 October 15, 2015

ALC Fall Break (No Classes)

JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

October 16, 2015

ALC Fall Break (No Classes)

JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

October 17, 2015
October 18, 2015 October 19, 2015

Alcohol Awareness Week

October 20, 2015

Alcohol Awareness Week

Convocation: Substance/Alcohol Abuse Awareness

October 21, 2015

Alcohol Awareness Week

October 22, 2015

Alcohol Awareness Week

October 23, 2015

Alcohol Awareness Week

Fall Board Meeting

October 24, 2015

Fall Board Meeting

October 25, 2015 October 26, 2015 October 27, 2015 October 28, 2015 October 29, 2015

Convocation: Kunal Mehta

October 30, 2015 October 31, 2015