Leadership in Development Processes
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Arendusprotsesside eestvedamine
Course title in English
Leadership in Development Processes
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Piret Jeedas (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Build conditions for student teams to create strategic and innovative (digital) solutions in a variety of contexts.
Build process leadership capacity through development of relevant knowledge, practices, skills, attitude and mindset
Enable the creation of relevant toolbox to lead meaningful processes.
Brief description of the course
Process. Co-creation. Process leadership. The practices, mindset, attitudes of process leaders.
Mental models: systems thinking, working with systems, complexity and emergence.
Process planning tools, frameworks and methods.
Strategic conversations and levels of listening.
Participatory leadership.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- creates a strategic (digital) tool or material based on the course readings;
- together as a team creates a proposal for leading a strategic and engaging process in the context of chosen project;
- reflects one's capacity as a process leader, incl knowledge, skills, attitudes and mindset.
Piret Jeedas, MA