This course will focus on contemporary issues in leadership in healthcare enforcement and public service in the applied technical leadership arena. Using case studies and scholarly and press media current issues in leadership will be discussed allowing students to go in depth into contemporary leadership styles and paradigms. Discussion will center on how leadership styles are developed the consequences of these leadership styles on events and the evolution of the development of leadership styles. This is a required core course in the Applied Technical Leadership degree. Course is available to undergraduate students only on a space available basis and if ATL admission requirements of associate degree and 3 years fulltime work experience is satisfied with DSS department permission.