Short course Leadership and People Management 2020

While critically reviewing the current trends and frameworks around leadership and people management, this executive short course aims to give you the opportunity to ascertain what kind of leader you are.

Information

Period

21 September 2020 - 2 October 2020
2 ECTS credits
40 Teaching hours
2 weeks

Language

English

Format

Distance learning

Contact

Location

Genève

Registration

Registration deadline

7 September 2020
APPLICATION DEADLINE 2 weeks before the start of the course

Fees:

Total fees: CHF 1’500.-
Deposit: (upon acceptance of admission): CHF 200.-
There is no available scholarship for this programme.

Contribution to the SDGs

Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Objectives

Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify your own leadership style
  • Adopt best practices for participative decision-making
  • Manage and lead people according to the essential principles of diversity, inclusión and care.

Audience

Professional in humanitarian, social and development organisations who wants to improve his competencies as well as reflect and capitalise on his experiences
Professional from other sectors who wishes to deepen his understanding of the contemporary humanitarian action and understand how to transfer his acquired competencies in that sector
Post-graduate student with internship experience who wants to work in humanitarian action

Programme

Thematic stucture of the course

  • Sectorial leadership
  • Leadership in organisations
  • The leader
  • Governance & decision-making
  • Person and team management

 

Download the ‘Course at a glance’ PDF here.

Director(s)

Prof. Karl BLANCHET, Geneva Centre fof Humanitarian Studies, a joint Centre of the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), Geneva

Coordinator(s)

Claire BARTHELEMY, Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies

Admission criteria

Hold a Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent university degree, plus a minimum of five years of work experience in the humanitarian, social or development sector
Hold a Master’s degree or an equivalent university degree, plus a minimum of two years of work experience in the humanitarian, social or development sector
Post-graduate students with internship experience who wants to work in humanitarian action
Excellent command of English.

Contribution to the SDGs

Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

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