The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education is an 18 unit course offered by the College of Education, Psychology and Social Work on campus and in distance mode.
The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education provides opportunities to critically examine recent leadership literature, engage in debate and reflection about relevant policy and practices, and incorporate reading, discussion and writing to develop an understanding of and capacity to use educational research, policies and practices relevant to the practice of leadership.
The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education articulates with the Master of Leadership in Education and the Master of Education.
Applicants must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification. The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education requires that applicants have at least two years relevant work experience.
However, the Dean (Education) may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.
The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education provides students with opportunities to critically examine recent literature, engage in debate and reflection, and expand and apply in-depth knowledge of:
On completion of this course you will be able to:
To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Education, a student must complete 18 units with a grade of P or NGP, or better, in each topic according to the program of study below.
Not all topics are necessarily available in a given year.
13.5 units comprising:
EDUC8618 Pedagogical Leadership (4.5 units)
EDUC9606 Planning Change in Organisations (4.5 units)
EDUC9610 Developing People in Organisations (4.5 units)
4.5 units from the following list:
EDUC9609 Leadership and Management in Rural Contexts (4.5 units)
EDUC9616 Leadership and Management in Education (4.5 units)
Every effort has been made to ensure the information published on the Course Rule pages is accurate at the time of publication. Flinders University reserves the right to amend its curriculum without prior notice, and will update the Course Rules to reflect any amendments at the earliest opportunity.
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