Unit 05. Leadership Development

Course Description:

Participants will learn about the definitions of leadership, leadership characteristics and skills, types of power for leaders, individual differences, leadership styles, leadership principals and ethics, leadership as a process, impact of culture and community on leadership, diversity of leadership, and leader and follower relations. They will develop leadership skills through hands on participation.


Youth will learn the basic concepts of leadership development. They will learn the concept of leadership and will understand what it means to be a leader. They will also learn different models and theories of leadership.

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