Module Catalogues

Educational Leadership

Module Title Educational Leadership
Module Level Level 4
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

The aims of this module are to:
1. Develop students’ knowledge and understanding of education leadership and to reflect upon its application in different contexts.
2. Develop students’ understanding of leading and managing educational innovation in international contexts.
3. Appreciate the role of culture in leading and managing educational innovation in international contexts.

Learning outcomes

A. Demonstrate critical understandings of key educational issues associated with the processes of leadership in education
B. Critically assess educational leadership practices as they have developed in the context of global educational
C. Show a critical understanding of the impact of culture upon the processes of educational leadership
D. Critically reflect on the consequences of leadership and management of educational in diverse international contexts.

Method of teaching and learning

The teaching sessions are interactive and designed using a project-based approach where appropriate. They are divided into two components, lectures and tutorials/workshops.