Topic: Curriculum and Instruction
Instructor: James Powell
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: AU Main Campus
Center Offered: APD

Course Description:

This book study will be an onlone self paced course combining study of the book, "Humanity Works" by Alexandra Levit, with our Ashland Podcasts.  Participants will read the book and write a reflection paper and listen to six of our podcasts.  The book study will serve as a catalyst and lens for on-going improvement planning within the organization, building, or department levels."Humanity Works shows you how to lead the organizations of the future. The professional landscape is poised on the brink of transformation and the only way to have a sustainable competitive advantage in this constantly evolving, virtual, global and automated world is by maximizing the unique human skills of your workforce. Bestselling author, global workplace consultant, and futurist Alexandra Levit provides a guide on how to make the most of the human traits of creativity, judgment, problem solving and interpersonal sensitivity. What will the 'robot takeover' look like, how will talent and machines work together? 

Please note: students will need to purchase the Humanity Works book


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 If you have a tuition waiver voucher or would prefer to mail your payment:

Please click HERE for a registration form. Please mail that along with your payment and/or voucher to the Main Campus address. Vouchers are worth $166 when applied to PD courses.

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Cost: $180
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021
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Course Number: EDU*6100*P2
Academic Term: 21/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 1.00
Subject: EDU