|Required Sequence: CSPL 280 & CSPL281
|This course may be repeated for credit.|
Together, the course Nonprofit Boards: Theory and Practice and the Nonprofit Board Residency experience will support students in their learning about the roles and functions of the nonprofit sector and the primary roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit's board of directors. Students will explore, discuss, and debate the necessary attributes and tasks of nonprofit leaders, while also learning about trends and challenges impacting the sector.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
To be determined
|Examination and Assignments: |
Students will be assigned weekly reading, write monthly on the readings, guest lectures, and their board experience. The major assignment will be the project assigned by host organization and end of the year reflection.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course is year long (.5 credit per semester) and includes a community-based component where students are matched with a local organization. Students must commit to the entire year and complete an application, which can be found here: http://www.wesleyan.edu/jccp/boardresidency/index.html.
This course will meet regularly at the beginning of the semester and then class time meetings will lessen as the focus shifts to the specific project.
|Instructor(s): Watson,Clifton Nathaniel Times: ...W... 10:50AM-12:10PM; Location: ALLB113; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 12
|Permission of instructor approval will be granted by the instructor during pre-registration through the Electronic Portfolio. Click "Add to My Courses" and "To request a POI electronically, click here" to submit your request.|
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