The final course enables students to practice their multifaceted roles as advisors, educators, and integrators within an organization. For their final project, students work with a client to integrate a communications strategy across diverse global markets. The strategy must demonstrate key concepts from each of the previous four courses and include a management model for implementing the effort. In addition, students are asked to demonstrate other competencies, including developing and administering training that is suitable for a global organization, conducting an advising session with a senior executive, and creating a personal leadership development plan to serve as a roadmap for future success.
Note: Students are required to be on-site in Washington, DC for the 9 - hour daily residency July 31st - August 5th, 2017. Students must receive a B or better to graduate.