Course description

Acquire tools and strategies to lead as an effective supervisor. Explore fundamental concepts and develop skills for creating a positive work environment, productive teams and motivated employees.

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe characteristics of an effective manager
  • Articulate the key responsibilities of managers at all organizational levels
  • Understand the difference between management and leadership
  • Describe the Five Functions of Management
  • Identify their predominant management style
  • Understand the key differences between three management styles
  • Identify the impact and appropriate use of each of the three management styles
  • Articulate the importance of three foundational abilities for effective managers and understand the benefits of developing them
  • Articulate the benefits of delegating effectively
  • Overcome their "reasons" for not delegating to others
  • Apply strategies and practices to more effectively: assign work, assess progress and provide feedback 
Select a section to register
Section title
Effective Management at All Levels
L - Lecture
9:00AM to 5:00PM
Oct 26, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery options
Course Fee(s)
TXP2 non-credit $259.00
Section Notes

•   Before your course begins, ensure your MyMRU account is activated. Step-by-step instructions for account activation can be found here. Once you have activated your account and have your MyMRU login information, you can log into your MRU Google account using your @mtroyal.ca email address and set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Help with your Google account can be found here, and help setting up MFA can be found here.

•   Course content will be available on the D2L Brightspace Learning Management System (LMS) 3 days prior to the start date of your course. You must be logged in to your MRU Gmail account to access D2L Brightspace. Your instructor will be available on the course start date. 

•   Bring a downloaded or printed copy of the course materials to class. 

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•  For questions about this course or other information, contact cebusiness@mtroyal.ca or 403.440.6861 / 1.888.392.3655 toll-free.

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