University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Middle Leadership and Management in Schools

This programme for practising teachers covers the major elements of middle leadership and management in schools and is designed to provide students with a critical understanding of the principles underpinning middle leadership and management. It uses practice-focused learning to develop your capability to lead teaching and learning within your school (Department or Faculty); particularly to achieve the ambitions of Curriculum for Excellence. There is a focus on collaborative learning, drawing on your own experiences and those of your academic colleagues.

Entry requirements

This is a part-time programme for practising teachers and registration with the General Teaching Council is mandatory.

Course modules

Core courses: building a professional learning community; leadership for learning; leading improvement in learning.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 321 per Credit module (home fees) 24 months
PgCert Part-time £ 321 per Credit module (EU fees) 24 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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0141 330 4515