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Course Description

This course examines managerial and leadership concepts applied to the role of the professional nurse.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students are expected to be able to:

  1. Differentiate between the roles of leaders and managers.
  2. Apply theories of effective leadership and management within selected health care systems.
  3. Demonstrate the concepts of conflict management using appropriate communication tasks.
  4. Describe the impact of unionization in healthcare and discuss the impact of collective bargaining including legal implications.
  5. Discuss strategies for effective interprofessional collaboration and team building.
  6. Discuss professional accountability for effective leadership within nursing practice and for advancement of the profession.

Define your role in the future of nursing today. Call 877-308-9954 to speak with an enrollment counselor or request free information and learn how the online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) completion program at Saint Mary’s can help you meet your career goals.