Healthcare Internship (HSL455)
The course is designed as a practicum to provide the student with the opportunity to apply first level management and leadership skills in the healthcare or educational setting. The student will analyze the duties of a leadership position and observe the organizational structure, personnel interrelationships, diversity and group dynamics, and current challenges of the organization under the direction of a preceptor and faculty member. A project will be developed by the student and the preceptor which will showcase the student’s leadership and managerial abilities. Upon completion of this course, the student will have the ability to compare and contrast their personal leadership philosophies with that of the leadership styles observed throughout completion of their project. Credit: 3 hours. Prerequisites: HSL300 and HSL350. This course is offered in an hybrid format. Fall, Spring or as needed.