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Advanced Group Communication and Leadership


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Course level: Upper Division

This course focuses on the issues of group dynamics and leadership encountered when dealing with complex, strategic, and critical public or corporate entities. It will build on the fundamentals of group dynamics and leadership, which were covered in previous courses, and provide advanced work in theory of groups and theory of leadership. Students will explore and analyze effective group interaction in task-oriented situations, and consider small-group structures and communication styles that influence the problem-solving process.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Group and Team Communication

Team Roles, Development, and Analysis

Innovation, Problem Solving, and Decision Making

Communication Styles, Team Dialogue, and Shared Vision

Overcoming Team Challenges and Conflict Through Effective Leadership


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We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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