Ethical Leadership: Character, Civility, and Community

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Ethical leadership is the critical appropriation and embodiment of traditions that have shaped the character and shared meanings of a people. Ethical leaders, therefore, are leaders whose characters have been shaped by the wisdom, habits and practices of particular traditions, often more than one, yet they tend be identified with a particular cultural ethos and narrative. Finally, ethical leadership asks the question of values in reference to ultimate concern.

The course participants will engage with the course in a number of ways including the development of an Ethical Leadership Toolkit (ELT). The ELT is an instrument for leaders who engage the complex ethical questions in public space and includes the following: Ethical Leadership Model; Ethical Decision-Making Model; Ways of Doing Ethics; Remembering, Retelling and Reliving Stories; and Looking, Listening and Learning. Participants will be invited to develop the...

Ethical leadership is the critical appropriation and embodiment of traditions that have shaped the character and shared meanings of a people. Ethical leaders, therefore, are leaders whose characters have been shaped by the wisdom, habits and practices of particular traditions, often more than one, yet they tend be identified with a particular cultural ethos and narrative. Finally, ethical leadership asks the question of values in reference to ultimate concern.

The course participants will engage with the course in a number of ways including the development of an Ethical Leadership Toolkit (ELT). The ELT is an instrument for leaders who engage the complex ethical questions in public space and includes the following: Ethical Leadership Model; Ethical Decision-Making Model; Ways of Doing Ethics; Remembering, Retelling and Reliving Stories; and Looking, Listening and Learning. Participants will be invited to develop their own Ethical Leadership Toolkit through video exercises led by Professor Fluker, survey questions, discussion forums, journaling and assessments.

Students who pass this course are eligible to take a 6 week online addendum course and receive graduate credits as a non-matriculating student from Boston University. The addendum course will go deeper into the MOOC material with discussion, readings and written assignments. Enroll Now to find more details within the courseware.

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Javier Rojo

10/10 starsCompleted
1 year, 4 months ago
I think this is an excellent course! Well designed, excellent interviews and examples of ethical leaders. I learnt a lot and I had some insights with this course that will help my a lot in the future. Thanks for all!
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Sergio Cardona

10/10 starsTaking Now
2 years, 9 months ago
Great course! Great professor, Mr. Fluker! I have learned and enjoyed about ethics and leadership. We also had yo work hard. Thank you very much. I am very interested in leadership courses like this one.
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Mel King

10/10 starsTaking Now
2 years, 11 months ago
Highly recommend this excellent content and timely course for both students and workforce professionals seeking proven frameworks/tools used in exploring & understanding "ways of doing ethics" within global frameworks----Excellent source for human resource training & ethics certification programs
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Mamathewos soboka

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3 years, 1 month ago
According to information I got the course is very important to me.And I'm very interesting to accomplish the course!It is good to improve my career.
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ahmed salah

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3 years, 2 months ago
Content is very good and I hope to provide me with much information and the benefits they give me progress in life
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