Leadership Skills


PGE 3A - Entrepreneurship (ENT)
Dimension humaine et entrepreneuriat
Human resources
Contact hours
16 H
Number of spots
Open to visitors

Pedagogical contribution of the course to the program

Développer un management à impact grâce aux connaissances et aux outils les plus récents dans les domaines du management

Design solutions adapted to organizational problems by applying relevant methodologies

Développer des compétences managériales de niveau avancé se traduisant par un leadership responsable

Recommend decision making by taking a critical approach to driving change in organizations
Adopt a responsible leadership posture by being an actor in its own development and that of its teams


The course will give the students a broad perspective on the impact of leadership on organizations. It will provide the students an overview of the skills and attribute that leaders should work on in order to drive the performance of their organizations with focus on people, relation between innovation and leadership model, strategic leadership, oral presentations and conflict management. Students will be given the opportunity to interact and participate to several group work sessions as well as personal presentations. After this course students will have a practical understanding of why and how to be a leader.

Teaching methods


- Lectures

In group

- Exercises
- Oral presentations
- Projects
- Case studies/texts


- Games (educational, role play, simulation)


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Learning objectives

Cognitive domain

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to
  • - (level 1) Describe the reasons for leadership
  • - (level 2) Differentiate Leadership from Management
  • - (level 3) Personalize the leadership model adapted to his/her style
  • - (level 4) Analyze a product life cycle status
  • - (level 5) Develop his/her leadership style
  • - (level 6) Critique the leadership styles

Affective domain

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to
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Being an Entrepreneur is a journey. Along this the entrepreneur will work, interact, manage, drive individuals and teams. Students in this course should acquire the tools for leadership. This pragmatic and experience-based course will provide the students a beginning of understanding of the importance of leadership as well as key elements to understand and practice in order to be a good leader. As each individual is unique this course requires an active participation of each student during the course. The course will contain case studies, group work as well as individual work and presentations.

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Knowledge in / Key concepts to master

The concepts to be familiar with are: Business organizations / Innovation / Concept of product life cycle / Communication

Teaching material

Mandatory tools for the course

- Computer

Documents in all formats

- Case studies/texts

Moodle platform

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Additional electronic platforms

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Recommended reading

Eliyahu M. Goldratt & Robert E. Fox : The Race, 1986 Simon Sinek: The Infinite Game, 2019 Jim Collins: Good to Great, 2001

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EM Research: Be sure to mobilize at least one resource

Textbooks, case studies, translated material, etc. can be entered
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List of assessment methods

Final evaluationLast class
Oral (60 Min.) / Individual / English / Weight : 100 %
This evaluation is used to measure ILO1.1-PGE, ILO1.3-PGE, ILO2.3-PGE, ILO2.4-PGE, ILO3.2-PGE, ILO4.1-PGE
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