LDR-810 Research and Design (Chapter 2)

Doctoral students will continue their study of research-based and practice-based problems in educational administration and leadership.

This course extends the expertise gained in LDR 640, 645, and 745, as well as other courses, and is designed to assist the student in approaching the dissertation in a problem solving and analytical manner. The student is to finalize the dissertation topic during this course and will be guided through the beginning stages of the dissertation. Problem areas addressed may include but are not limited to: budgeting and finance, school business management, staff development, operational and strategic planning, legal issues, educational politics, policy formation, diversity, ethics, multi-culturalism, and instructional leadership.

Prerequisite: LDR 640, LDR 645, LDR 745, or Permission of the Instructor.