University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Educational Leadership

Leadership is seen as essential for the achievement of educational reform across the globe. This explains how leaders, leading and leadership have moved from obscurity to centre stage over recent years. This course is an essential basis for school leaders who wish to understand what the academic field has to contribute to their Understanding of leadership. The course will equip you with an understanding of: the rich and extensive range of leadership perspectives which are available to school leaders; the extent to which claims for effectiveness are grounded in research evidence; the values and ideologies which underpin the current wave of structural reform in education; the implications for schools and the ways they are led and managed; how to read, understand and critique leadership research The purpose of the course is to develop a deep criticality of leadership as applied to educational settings. The course is designed to explore how we lead people and organisations from multiple perspectives such as Psychology, Sociology, Business Management and Organisational Dynamics - allowing you to consider and reflect on new ideas and critique your own practice in light of theory and research.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MEd Full-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MEd Full-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MEd Full-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MEd Full-time GBP 13,500 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MEd Full-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MEd Full-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MEd Part-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MEd Part-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MEd Part-time GBP 13,500 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MEd Part-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MEd Part-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MEd Part-time GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 2,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 2,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 4,500 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 2,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 2,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 2,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 4,000 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 4,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 9,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 4,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 4,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time GBP 4,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Francis Close Hall Cheltenham GL50 4AZ South West

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