2 ECTS / 12h / English

In this seminar we will discuss the nature, characteristics and challenges of leadership using examples from different movies and TV series. Each session will start with one or more clips from movies or TV series selected to trigger a discussion on particular topics on leadership.

We will address questions such as:

  • What is leadership?
  • What are the different types of leadership?
  • Does leadership have morals?
  • What are the characteristics of successful leadership, from charisma to social or analytical skills?
  • Does successful leadership depend on context?
  • What are the instruments of leadership?


Dean and VdA Chair in Digital Governance holder at Católica Global School of Law. Miguel Poiares Maduro is Doctor of Laws by the European University Institute…