HPC Leadership Courses

HPC Leadership Courses for Fall 2017

The following courses are being offered during the FALL SEMESTER OF 2017. Each course is open to all undergraduate students unless otherwise noted.  All of the courses count towards the Minor in Leadership Studies.  If you are interested in more information about these courses or the minor, contact Dr. Jim Street (streetjl@appstate.edu).

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HPC 2700 Principles of Leadership

This is the introductory course in leadership that combines theory and practice. Students will learn about the process of leadership, theories and models of leadership, and essential skills associated with leadership. This course combines lecture, discussion, and experiential learning opportunities.

Tues/Thurs, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Section 101 - Plemmons Section, Instructor: Heather Jo Mashburn

Tues/Thurs, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Section 102 - Open Section, Instructor:  Dr. Jim Street


HPC 3533 Women and Leadership

This course is designed to provide students who have a general interest in leadership with ideas, information, and insights that pertain to women and leadership in particular. It is based on the assumption that knowing about women and leadership – that understanding power, authority, and influence as they apply to women in particular - will impact on how wisely and well leadership is exercised, by women and also by men.

Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 am - 12:15 pm,    Instructor: Kim Mitchell


HPC 4700 Capstone Seminar in Leadership

This course is for students who are finishing the minor in leadership studies. Students will have the opportunity to reflect on their minor coursework and leadership experiences and synthesize this knowledge and experience into a deeper personal understanding of leadership.  Non-minors will be able to sign up for this course, space permitting.

Monday/Wednesday, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm,    Instructor: Dr. Jim Street