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DISM 6080 & DISM 6081 Interdisciplinary Leadership in Action (Fall and Spring)



Credits: 7.5 credits across two semesters

Course Description:

This series of seminars, small group discussions and case discussions, leadership projects and presentations, and field experiences promotes acquisition of interdisciplinary leadership knowledge and skills critical to providing leadership in settings serving children with special healthcare needs. Topics include communication skills, negotiation and conflict resolution, presentation skills, grant-writing, identification of funding sources, providing consultation and technical assistance, use of online resources, and career planning strategies.