• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 3 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Leadership and Management in Education Professional Certificate program will develop your skills in leading, supporting, and positively transforming learning organisations.

You will acquire skills in

  • leadership techniques
  • coaching
  • communication
  • change management
  • conflict resolution, and
  • stakeholder engagement.

You will learn what high-quality leadership looks like in multiple industry contexts, review current research in educational leadership, and apply your new skills in the workplace. You will craft an organisational vision and develop a personal action plan to implement now, and in the future.

Each course in the program supports practical application of an evidence-based theoretical framework. The coursework is driven by ground-breaking research teamed with leadership and management capacity building. The Professional Certificate program is registered for teacher professional development with the New South Wales Educational Standards Authority (NESA), Australia.

The Leadership and Management in Education professional certificate at University of Newcastle - NewcastleX has been developed by Professor John Fischetti and Dr Scott Imig, with over 50 years of experience between them in improving the preparation of educators and the quality of teaching and learning in classrooms around the world.

The University of Newcastle has one of the largest schools of education in Australia, and rated in the Top 100 universities for Education in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.

Job Outlook

  • This program will prepare you for advancing your career as a head teacher, assistant or deputy principal, principal, organisational leader, or in policy and/or advisory roles in educational boards or governance.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 3 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

What You'll Learn:

  • Develop a personal leadership philosophy and plan
  • Analyse the leadership practices and philosophies of current and former organisational leaders
  • Identify methods to energise your staff towards the creation of efficient and effective organisations
  • Develop coaching capacities to improve your ability to lead your team

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    447 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    447 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
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Funding

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