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Leading People Through Change | HRMT.X412

Leading People Through Change | HRMT.X412

The increasing rate and scope of change is having a profound effect on the workplace. In this course, you will learn essential leadership skills, including how to inspire and motivate individuals, manage talent, influence without authority, and lead teams. Managers, supervisors and Human Resource professionals often bear the responsibility of maintaining morale and productivity during difficult change processes. Doing this effectively requires grasping the impact of change on people, understanding the change process, acquiring critical coping skills, optimizing the positive payoffs from change, and implementing action plans for leading people through change. You will obtain practical resources and develop a personal action plan for leading people through change.

Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the course, students will be able to

  • Identify and explain the pressures for change
  • Explain the causes, consequences, and costs of mismanaging change
  • Assess strategies used by businesses in planning for and dealing with change
  • Understand the process of change management
  • Describe the role of a change agent
  • Develop a change plan
  • Describe how organizations can identify and evaluate the impact of change on corporate culture, employees and performance
  • Create and communicate your vision as a leader
  • Explore specific roadmap for managing change
  • Identify and explain different change models

Professional Credit



Effective the Summer 2021, this course will be offered for 1 credit unit.

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This course is related to the following programs:

Sections Open for Enrollment:

Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Quarter Units Cost Instructor
08-09-2023 to 08-23-2023 1.0 $600

Yvette Durazo


Final Date To Enroll: 08-09-2023


Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Wed, 08-09-2023 6:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Flexible SANTA CLARA / REMOTE
Wed, 08-16-2023 6:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Flexible SANTA CLARA / REMOTE
Wed, 08-23-2023 6:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Flexible SANTA CLARA / REMOTE