Students hone their leadership skills by participating in field placements, community engagement activities, experiential learning, training opportunities and case studies.
- Communication: work cooperatively with others; understand group dynamics; presenting information in an effective manner; write clearly; negotiate with others; and mediate conflict
- Instructing: present lessons in a comprehensive manner; provide one-to-one help; explain concepts clearly; assess proficiencies and recommend alternative strategies for learning
- Analytical thinking: link specific issues to broad concepts; identify key issues in decision-making or problem solving; weight alternatives and identify solutions; formulate questions relevant to clarifying a particular problem, topic, or issue; and research topics and present findings to groups
- Mentoring & organization: supervise students in class to prevent poor behaviour and encourage learning; organize materials during class planning; and manage time effectively