Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Organizational Leadership

Academic Advisor: Heather Bouillon, (519) 756-8228, ext. 5720, hbouillon@wlu.ca

 The Honours BA program and minor in Organizational Leadership are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Organizational Leadership and Human Resources Management

Students in the Honours Organizational Leadership program may specialize in human resources management through an articulation agreement with Conestoga College. Under this agreement, students who have completed the required 100-level and 200-level courses in organizational leadership with a minimum GPA of 5.0 in these courses will be eligible to enroll in the post degree/post diploma program in Human Resources Management at Conestoga College. If these students complete these courses with an average of 70% or better, they will receive 4.0 senior OL credits including credit for the following courses: OL250, OL260, OL311 and OL312; 1.0 senior miscellaneous credits and the requirement to complete an online course will be waived.

OL Course Notes

The following OL courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Web Courses

Students at Laurier Brantford may take Web courses available through Laurier's office of Part-Time, Distance and Continuing Education. For course descriptions and a listing of available courses, consult the Part-Time, Distance and Continuing Education Calendar.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
OL140 Historical Profiles of Leadership 0.5
OL221 Applied Scientific Reasoning 0.5
OL224 Organizational Leadership 0.5
OL233 Social Science Research Methods I 0.5
OL250 The Legal Context of Organizations 0.5
OL260 Organizations and Social Change 0.5
OL265 Forms of Economic Organization 0.5
OL270 Occupations and Professions 0.5
OL300 Ethics and Organizational Responsibility 0.5
OL305 Docs, Quacks and Charlatans 0.5
OL310 Organizational Strategy 0.5
OL311 Teams in Organizations 0.5
OL312 Human Aspects of Organizations 0.5
OL315 Evaluation Research 0.5
OL320 Leaders and Organizations; Contemporary Case Studies 0.5
OL325 Non-Governmental Organizations 0.5
OL327 Understanding International Organizations 0.5
OL330 The Political Philosophy of Leadership 0.5
OL334 Social Science Research Methods II 0.5
OL340 Leadership, Organizational Culture and Change 0.5
OL350 Intercultural Communication 0.5
OL365 Influence, Persuasion and Negotiation 0.5
OL370 Power and Governance in Organizations 0.5
OL380 Directed Studies 0.5
OL410 Co-operative Organizations 0.5
OL430 Advanced Topics in Organizational Leadership 0.5
OL480 Project Management Practicum 1.0