The Emergent Human Series- SDi Primer

Learn how 9 different ways of thinking and behaving affect every aspect of our lives on a daily basis.
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  • Lectures 7
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 8/2013 English

Course Description

In this primer participants will be presented with a brief overview of the Spiral Dynamics integral theory which is the basis for Emergent Human Series.

We will be giving participants just a taste of what this very powerful psychological theory is about and why it is so important to understand in this increasingly complex world of the 21st century.

What are the requirements?

  • There are no requirements for this course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • The goal of this primer is to give participants a very basic understanding of this very complex developmental theory, and to provide them with a different way of viewing their world. In addition, it is the only requirement for moving into The Emergent Human Series offered here on Udemy

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who has interactions with other human beings and seeks to understand how thinking affects behavior and why that is so key to creating new models of operating in this world of ours.

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Section 1: The Emergent Human Series- SDi Primer

In this lecture participants you be introduced to a most powerful psychological development theory. This theory proposes that there are 9 Life Priority Codes that affect how people think and their resultant behavior.


In this lecture participants will learn about the two men behind this most powerful psychological development theory.


In this lecture participants will learn how 7 billion voices, all vying to be heard, all operating at different levels of psychological development create the mosaic that seems to be creating chaos in our 21st century world.


In this lecture participants will be presented with the first four of the life priority codes that determine how people think and resultant behavior.


In this lecture participants will be presented with the next five life priority codes that determine how people think and resultant behavior.


In this lecture participants will learn how the interplay of the codes dictate how individuals, organizations, communities and national relations play off of one another and the results that leave us wondering why we cannot get along better. By understanding these interactions that we will be able to build healthy and positive models that are inclusive and will serve individuals, organizations, communities, states and nations in ways that best match their particular center of gravity .


In this concluding lecture we will be discussing how a more in-depth knowledge will all they to utilize this powerful developmental theory in whatever situation they find themselves involved in whether it be home, family business, community development and relations, politics or just understanding the world in a different way.

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Instructor Biography

Roger Wetzel, Director of Second Level Academy

Roger is an accomplished entrepreneur, teacher, speaker, coach and facilitator, focusing on "human software" and self transformation. Roger is the founder and creator of Second Level Academy which offers the Emergent Spiral Technologies teaching programs based on the understanding of Spiral Dynamics integral and other 21st century human technologies. Roger is also the founder of Second Level Consulting which focuses on bring adaptive change to organizations of all sizes using proprietary assessments and other proven tools to bring new world solutions to old world problems. Roger has a Master's Degree from John F. Kennedy University in Transpersonal Psychology, is certified in hypnosis, and Nuero Linguistic Programming.

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