University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

School Leadership and Management

The focus of the programme is on the development of leadership in school and to enable participants meet the Scottish professional standard, The Standard for Headship; the programme uses a blended learning approach, including taught elements; distance learning; collaborative peer; and group learning as well as practice based learning, in which students undertake whole school management development projects.

Entry requirements

Students must be fully registered with the general teaching council and have 5 years teaching and access to a suitable work environment; entry to the programme is through local authority or employer nomination.

Course modules

The programme consists of 4 units: educational leadership; improving capability; leading to improve learning part 1; leading to improve learning part 2


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Part-time £ 1,300 per Credit module (home fees) 30 months
PgDip Part-time £ 1,300 per Credit module (EU fees) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

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