MPOD India Curriculum

The MPOD-India program curriculum comprises of 36 credit hours over five one-week residencies on the Xavier School of Management campus or in select major cities in India, and one two-week residency on the Case Western Reserve University campus in Cleveland, Ohio. This program can be completed in just 16 months.

Residency Curriculum Summary*

  1. December 14-20, 2014 [Xavier School of Management Campus — Jamshedpur]
    • Foundations of Positive Organization Development and Change
    • Leadership and Executive Assessment and Development I
    • Experiential Learning for Individuals, Teams and Organizations I
  2. February 15-21, 2015 [Xavier School of Management Campus — Jamshedpur]
    • Leadership and Executive Assessment and Development II
    • Practicum in Appreciative Inquiry and Positive OD
    • Experiential Learning for Individuals, Teams and Organizations II
  3. April 19-25, 2015 [India Site]
    • Foundations of Strategic Thinking
    • Strategic Human Resource Management I
    • Interpersonal Skill Building I
    • Leading Change from a Complexity Perspective
  4. July 19-31, 2015 [CWRU Campus — Cleveland, USA]
    • Leading Change from a Complexity Perspective
    • Dynamics of Effective Consulting and Implementation
    • Sustainability for Strategic Advantage
    • Individual Field Project I
  5. November 15-21, 2015 [Xavier School of Management Campus — Jamshedpur]
    • Individual Field Project II
    • Strategic Human Resource Management II
  6. January 24-30, 2016 [Xavier School of Management Campus — Jamshedpur]
    • Individual Field Project III
    • Interpersonal Skill Building II
    • Inclusive Leadership in the Global Context
  7. May 15, 2016 - Graduation [CWRU Campus — Cleveland, USA, optional]

Notes:

  1. Education between residencies conducted via Internet-mediated learning, individual reading, writing, and virtual conferencing.
  2. All residencies begin at 6 p.m. on the start date with Family Group meetings and overview to the coming residency agenda
  3. All residencies end at 5 p.m. on end date
  4. India sites will be in a major India city or at Xavier School of Management Campus in Jamshedpur
  5. Students eligible for graduation can attend commencement at Case Western Reserve University (May 2016)

*Exact residency dates in the months indicated vary from year to year; please contact Ron Fry, PhD, Professor of organizational behavior at Case Western Reserve, for more information.

Required Courses

Residency 1

Residency 2

Residency 3

Residency 4

Residency 5

Residency 6

For additional information review the general bulletin.