Academic Catalog

EDH820 Building Scholarship and Organizational Governance

This course explores four main components of governance within higher education institutions. In higher education these include: (a) organizational governance, (b) teaching, (c) learning, and (d) research. The sub-topics that are covered are converting theory to practice, political and cultural issues in higher education settings, the concept of organized anarchy, quality teaching, diversity, assessment, workplace learning, developing research and scholarship, and learning in the digital age. The sub-topics weave into the larger umbrella of the main four topics and all are necessary to be successful in higher education leadership.