Introduction to Emotional Intelligence

Minor Program 1 | taught by Carolyn Stern

Course description

This program is broken down into 10 videos that will focus on developing a basic understanding of what Emotional Intelligence is, why it is important, and how it helps identify personal strengths and development opportunities in the 15 core emotional intelligence competencies.

This program is designed to take you through a foundational lesson in emotional intelligence to provide comprehension on what emotional intelligence is an how it relates to you. The course explores the definition of leadership and integrates emotional intelligence as a fundamental element of leadership. The course will discuss the differences in IQ vs. EQ and describe the EQ-i 2.0 model and the competencies within it. You will gain an understanding of the benefits of emotional intelligence and how it impacts you personally and professionally. 

Learning Objectives

The objectives of this course are to:

  • Learn what emotional intelligence is and how it impacts you

  • Recognize how emotional intelligence relates to leadership effectiveness

  • Understand the difference between IQ and EQ

  • Discover how your brain processes emotions

  • Interpret the EQ-i 2.0 model and the five composite scales of self-perception, self-expression, interpersonal, decision making and stress management

Carolyn Stern
Carolyn Stern
Head Instructor

Carolyn Stern is a successful entrepreneur who specializes in helping professionals get unstuck. As a life-long learner and academic, Carolyn is a university professor, corporate trainer, certified Emotional Intelligence Expert, author and professional speaker.

Carolyn’s focus and passion have been on teaching emotional intelligence, leadership and team building in the workplace. She drives individuals and corporations to learn how to connect authentically, communicate effectively and thrive collectively by interweaving emotional intelligence along the way.

Due to her undeniable passion for all things EQ, she also recently launched a new division of her business called EI Experience, which is a comprehensive learning and development experience for corporations.

They offer a combination of EQ Assessments, Private and Group Coaching Sessions, Live Training Workshops, Online Programs, Off-Site Retreats, and Inspirational Keynote Presentations that come in recommended packages or can be customized to the needs of your organization.

Carolyn holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Marketing, a Bachelor of Education, Business Education and a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Primary Education from the University of British Columbia. She has also earned a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in International Business from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark and completed a Master of Arts in Leadership from Royal Roads University. Lastly, she is a Certified Facilitator in the area of Emotional Intelligence with MHS Inc.

If you would like to learn more about Carolyn’s businesses, please visit:

www.carolynstern.com

www.eiexperience.com


For more information on this course, please email us at [email protected]