National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Overview of the key topics in organizational behaviors and leadership seeking to explain people’s behavior and experiences in various types of organizations, as well as how to effectively lead people to accomplish shared goals. Explores how research and knowledge of these topics can be applied in managing information systems and security related projects specifically, and in organizations more generally. Issues in contractual negotiations and effective communication inside organizations will also be addressed.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: Distinguish between the main concepts and theories of Organizational Behavior (OB) and Leadership; Apply key OB and Leadership concepts to real world situations in cybersecurity; Analyze organizational situations in terms of OB and Leadership theories and concepts; Recognize OB and Leadership related traits and perspectives.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.