Course Overview

The duration of this part-time course is flexible as it is offered on a modular basis.

By enhancing your understanding of leadership and management theories and increasing your ability to apply this knowledge to real work issues, the course is suitable for those in management roles with sufficient autonomy and/or senior management support and access to resources to undertake projects impacting on your own and others’ professional practice.

Completion of part 1 can: lead to a Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Management; a Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Management (Health Care); year 2 of the MA in Developing Professional Practice in Management; or the MA in Developing Professional Practice in Management (Health Care).

The course is structured around six taught modules:

  • Understanding Leadership and Management
  • Analysing Drivers for Change
  • Action Research
  • Leading and Managing People
  • Collaborative and Team Working
  • Developing as an Independent Learner