General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Mastering Leadership. How To Become A 21St-Century Leader.
Language English
Module lecturer mgr Katarzyna Czajkowska
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position Senior Lecturer
Faculty Foreign Languages Teaching Centre
Semester 2024/2025 (summer)
Duration 30


Timetable will be published later.

Module aim (aims)

This course equips you with the skills and knowledge you need to build to strengthen your leadership skills.

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

At least communicative level of English, preferably B2 or higher.


One meeting = 3x45 minutes.

Week 1.What does leadership mean? John Maxwell’s leadership levels.

Week 2.Ethics in leadership.

Week 3.The art of delegating and cooperating.

Week 4.Building a healthy team. Team dysfunctions.

Week 5.Leading a multigenerational team.

Week 6.Leading a multicultural team.

Week 7.Change management for leaders.

Week 8.The VUCA world.

Week 9.Students’ presentations.

Week 10.Course review.

Reading list

Maxwell, J. (2018) Developing the Leader Within You 2.0

Bennis, W.G. (2009) On Becoming a Leader

Wooden, J. & Jamison, S. (2005) Wooden on Leadership

Goleman, D., Boyatzis, R. & McKee, A. (2013) Primal Leadership: Unleashing the Power of Emotional Intelligence

Sinek, S. (2011) Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action

Kotter, J.P. (2012) Leading Change

Lencioni, P. (2002) The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable