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NSSC 8300 - Creative Leadership

Nursing Specialty Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

This on-line course offers students the opportunity to develop their leadership knowledge and skills within the context of specialty nursing. Leadership is explored from multiple perspectives with an emphasis on contemporary theories and frameworks. Topics that are examined include followership, contextual influences, power, navigating change and transitions, and teambuilding. Students engage in a work related leadership project to apply leadership knowledge and skills to their practice.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$810.46 - $826.50 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 19832

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 30 Online

Instructor

Pauline O Reilly

Course Outline

Cost

$810.46

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Prerequisite: Completion of an Advanced Specialty Certificate. Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order course materials.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 41263

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 30 Online

Instructor

Pauline O Reilly

Course Outline

Cost

$249.00

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This course section is for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time option only.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 25865

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Online

Instructor

Pauline O Reilly

Course Outline

Cost

$826.50

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Prerequisite: Completion of an Advanced Specialty Certificate. Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order course materials.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

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CRN 25866

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Online

Instructor

Pauline O Reilly

Course Outline

Cost

$253.81

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This course is for students who require an extension to complete NSSC 8300 from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time option only.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have:

  • Analyze contemporary theories of leadership.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the complementary roles between leaders, followers, and managers.
  • Analyze contextual influences on leadership.
  • Identify personsal leadership strengths.
  • Articulate personal sources of power related to nursing.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration with stakeholders in the context of a leadership project.
  • Apply elevant change and transition strategies to a leadership project.
  • Critically reflect on teambuilding abilities.
  • Articulate ethical aspects of leadership.
  • Critically reflect on leadership development.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSSC 8300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Combined Critical Care/Emergency Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  2. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  3. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Combined Emergency/Critical Care Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  4. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  5. Specialty Nursing (High Acuity)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  6. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  7. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  8. Specialty Nursing (Occupational Health)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  9. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Critical Care Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  10. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  11. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  12. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  13. Specialty Nursing (Perioperative)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

StrengthsFinder 2.0
Author Tom Rath
Publisher Gallup Press
Copyright 2007
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-59562-015-6
Price $34.95
Required

The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations
Author James M. Kouzes, Barry Z. Posner
Publisher Jossey-Bass
Copyright 2018
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-11927-896-2
Price $34.50
Required

The Leadership Experience
Author Richard Daft
Publisher South-Western College Pub
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-33710-227-8
Price $219.50
Required

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.

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