CORE COURSES

All MA in Leadership and MA in Educational Leadership students are required to take the following:

  • LDRS 500: Leadership Foundations
  • LDRS 591: Scholarly Inquiry
  • LDRS 502: Team Leadership and Conflict Resolution
  • LDRS 503: Results Based Leadership
  • LDRS 504: Leadership Values and Ethics (*MAEL and EDUC Stream students take LDRS 620 instead)
  • LDRS 501: Strategic Leadership

INDEPENDENT CAPSTONE (Leadership Integration Project) or THESIS

  • LDRS 697 and 698: Leadership Integration Project (LIP)

OR

  • LDRS 684 and 685: Thesis & CPSY 517: Advanced Data Analysis

SPECIALIZATION COURSES

Students take four online courses from their chosen specialization (Except for Educational Leadership (MAEL) students, who must take all five Educational Leadership courses).

BUSINESS

  • LDRS 611: Organizational Behaviour
  • LDRS 612: Leading Change and Innovation
  • LDRS 614: Mission, Marketing, and Quality
  • LDRS 617: Employee Engagement and Stewardship

CHRISTIAN MINISTRY

  • LDRS 646: Empowering Leadership
  • LDRS 647: Sustainability of Leadership
  • Two of LDRS 612, LDRS 651, or LDRS 654

NON PROFIT

  • LDRS 651: Volunteerism and Governance
  • LDRS 654: Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise
  • Two of LDRS 612, LDRS 614, or LDRS 647

HEALTH

  • LDRS 631: Health Leadership Issues
  • LDRS 632: Leading Change and Innovation
  • LDRS 634: Accountability and Performance
  • LDRS 617: Employee Engagement and Stewardship

EDUCATION (K-12)*/MAEL

  • LDRS 620: Worldview Foundation of Educational Leadership **
  • LDRS 623: Developing Educational Programs
  • LDRS 624: School Leadership and Supervision
  • LDRS 625: Educational Leadership and Dynamics of Change
  • LDRS 626: Leadership for Contemporary Educational Issues

*LDRS 627 may be substituted for one of the following courses in the EDUC (K-12) Stream: LDRS 623, 624, 625, or 626.
**LDRS 620 is in lieu of LDRS 504

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN COACHING & FACILITATION

  • LDRS 627: Theory & Practice of Adult Education
  • LDRS 662: Culturally Responsive Communication and Facilitation
  • LDRS 663: Coaching for Transformational Blended Learning
  • LDRS 664: Creating and Leading Authentic Learning Communities
  • LDRS 667: Practicum (Personal and Professional Practice and Reflection)

See the Academic Calendar for official course descriptions.