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Course WIW-BWL-GLF-K-1

Basics in Leadership (2V+2U, 6.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 6.0 CP
2 V Lecture 30 h 60 h
2 U Exercise class/tutorial (in small groups) 30 h 60 h
(2V+2U) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h

Basedata

SWS 2V+2U
CP, Effort 6.0 CP = 180 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Lecturers
Area of study [WIW-HRMOB] Human Resource Management, Leadership, and Organization
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Notice

Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students

Contents

Lecture: Basics in Leadership (WIW-BWL-GLF-V-1)
  • Leadership: Introduction
    • Leadership as a management function
    • Defining leadership
    • Leadership effectiveness
  • Motivation as a leadership task
    • The basics of motivation
    • Content theories describing motives
    • Process theories describing motivational and volitional processes
  • Leadership approaches
    • Leader-centered approaches
    • Follower-centered approaches
    • Interactional approaches
    • Situational approaches
    • Leadership in specific situations

Exercise course: Basics in Leadership (WIW-BWL-GLF-U-1)

  • Leadership: Introduction
    • Leadership as a management function
    • Defining leadership
    • Leadership effectiveness
  • Motivation as a leadership task
    • The basics of motivation
    • Content theories describing motives
    • Process theories describing motivational and volitional processes
  • Leadership approaches
    • Leader-centered approaches
    • Follower-centered approaches
    • Interactional approaches
    • Situational approaches
    • Leadership in specific situations

Literature

Lecture: Basics in Leadership (WIW-BWL-GLF-V-1)
  • Kühlmann, T. M. (2008). Mitarbeiterführung in internationalen Unternehmen [Leadership in international companies]. Kohlhammer.
  • Northouse, P. (2021). Leadership: Theory and practice (9th ed.). Sage
  • Yukl, G., & Gardner, W. L. III (2020). Leadership in organizations (9th ed.). Pearson.

Exercise course: Basics in Leadership (WIW-BWL-GLF-U-1)

  • Kühlmann, T. M. (2008). Mitarbeiterführung in internationalen Unternehmen [Leadership in international companies]. Kohlhammer.
  • Northouse, P. (2021). Leadership: Theory and practice (9th ed.). Sage.
  • Yukl, G., & Gardner, W. L. III (2020). Leadership in organizations (9th ed.). Pearson.

Materials

Lecture: Basics in Leadership (WIW-BWL-GLF-V-1)
  • OLAT course
  • Lecture notes with references for each topic
  • Experiential exercises
  • Case studies and examples

Übung: Grundlagen der Führung (WIW-BWL-GLF-U-1)

  • OLAT course
  • Lecture notes with references for each topic
  • Case studies

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [WIW-BWL-GLF-K-1]

Module Name Context
[WIW-BWL-GLF-M-1] Basics in Leadership P: Obligatory 2V+2U, 6.0 LP