• Program: Child Development Careers
  • Course: Organizational Leadership and Management
  • Course #: CDEV2015
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

The student will discuss personal and professional reasons for becoming a teacher, ways to advocate in this profession and develop a plan for continuous education and professional development. Students will improve skills in working with others by learning strategies for team building, coping with stress, and problem-solving. Students will study professional ethics.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Explore the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Code of Ethics
Analyze teacher roles
Evaluate accreditation process
Demonstrate teamwork
Demonstrate leadership
Demonstrate professional behavior
Advocate for an early childhood issue
Examine professional resources
Develop a professional development plan

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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