HPC Leadership Courses

HPC Leadership Courses for Spring 2018

The following courses are being offered during the SPRING SEMESTER OF 2018. 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, 12:30pm - 1:45pm Open Section, Instructor: J.J. Brown

Tues/Thurs, 11:00am - 12:15pm Open Section, Instructor: Judy Haas & Allison Dodson

Mon/Wed, 11:00am - 12:15pm Greek Section, Instructor: Becky Cooke


HPC 3537 Leadership and Ethics

Students will examine the ethical responsibilities of leadership in a variety of contexts.  In this course, we will examine the ethical dilemmas of leadership, the foundations and context of moral choice, the moral implication of decision making within organizations and the impact upon staff, morale, personal integrity and citizens. In doing so, our purpose is to make visible the ethical challenges and decisions facing leaders.

Tuesday/Thursday, 9:30am - 10:45pm Instructor: Dr. Jim Street


HPC 3539 Leadership for Change

Change is inevitable and happens all around us.  Using the Social Change Model of Leadership Development, this class explores change on the individual, organizational, and community levels.  The dimensions of leadership and change are examined to provide students a greater understanding of self and how to become an effective and positive change agent on campus and within the community.

Tues/Thurs, 11:00 am - 12:15 pm Instructor: Dustin Evatt 


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.

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