Enhance your understanding of leadership and management theories and practice across the education sectors and systems. Learn how to integrate practical knowledge, conceptual frameworks and state-of-the-art research with a global perspective.
If you're seeking specialist qualifications for advancement into middle and senior positions, the Leadership and Management specialisation is for you.
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Please note: this specialisation is available within the Master of Education, and is not a separate course. The regular Master of Education CRICOS code applies.
Intended learning outcomesOn completion of this specialisation, students should be able to:
- Critically analyse current issues and challenges in education leadership and management
- Adopt a national and global perspective on education leadership and management
- Demonstrate cognitive, technical and creative skills to generate and evaluate complex ideas, concepts and models related to leadership and management issues in educational settings
- Demonstrate creativity and initiative in tackling challenges related to educational leadership and management issues in educational settings
- Appreciate the professional responsibilities and ethical principles associated with leading educational organizations.
- Understand and apply the latest research findings in key aspects of educational leadership and management studied
- Critically evaluate and analyse advanced case studies of significant problems and issues experienced at senior levels in educational settings
Last updated: 10 November 2023