Analyse the Role that Emotional Intelligence Plays in Leadership

Analyse the Role that Emotional Intelligence Plays in Leadership

(SAQA ID 120305, Level 5 - 8 Credits)

Emotional intelligence is the ability to recognise, understand and handle your own emotions and the emotions of people around you. Leaders who have high level of Emotional Intelligence can motivate themselves and others and have the ability to build strong teams. 

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PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 

 

This Unit Standard will be useful to learners who are working within the Public Sector, Local Government, commercial or community environment. It will enable learners to apply knowledge, skills and insight in leadership as part of their job. This standard will also add value to public officials involved in integrated development planning, public sector management or administration specialities. 

The qualifying learner is capable of: 

  • Explain the concept of emotional intelligence and how this impacts on leadership.
  • Analysing the relationship between emotional intelligence and self-awareness in relation to leadership.
  • Analysing the relationship between emotional intelligence and self-management in relation to leadership.
  • Analysing the relationship between emotional intelligence and social awareness in relation to leadership.
  • Applying techniques for responding to situations in an emotionally intelligent manner. 

Course Duration:                     4Days

Course Entry Requirements:   NQF Level 5

                                                Proficiency In English

Course Cost:                            R5 000.00

A minimum of 8 learners will confirm course commencement.