ORG EC525 - Assessment in Executive Coaching

(Credits: 3)

This course prepares the student to plan, implement, and/or evaluate the results of an assessment for an executive coaching intervention. The student will also be prepared to work in partnership with a leader and the leader’s organization to contract for targeted results and the guidelines for a coaching intervention. It introduces the variety of assessment methods that are commonly used to understand the leader and the system in which the leader works from a historical, normative, and social perspective. Methods of structured interviews, standardized surveys, 360-degree feedback instruments and interviews, and other organizational assessments are introduced and applied. Students are encouraged to take additional continuing education workshops on specific instruments and assessment methods to further their education and development. Pre-requisite: EC500.