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EDUC453 Exercising Professional Leadership

Examination of a range of contemporary issues which impact on effective educational leadership.

This paper is not confined to teachers and leaders from primary and secondary schools. Participants from the early childhood sector and from tertiary institutions have also enjoyed success in this paper.

Paper title Exercising Professional Leadership
Paper code EDUC453
Subject Education
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $904.01
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,267.52

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Prerequisite
54 300-level EDUX or EDUC points
Restriction
EDUX 453
Notes
Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Dean of the College of Education.
Contact
Dr Keryn Pratt (College of Education), keryn.pratt@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Associate Professor Ross Notman
Teaching Arrangements
This is an online distance learning paper.
Textbooks
Students will be expected to access required readings via the library and the Internet and to source their own relevant readings.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
Participants will critically assess contemporary issues of professional educational leadership and integrate perspectives within their own teaching environments. Students who successfully complete the paper will
  1. Identify and analyse influential leadership factors in organisational effectiveness
  2. Analyse the implications for leading and managing a change process
  3. Evaluate the effects of interpersonal relations in a teaching context
  4. Assess the leader's role in strategic thinking and planning
  5. Critically examine the concept and practice of principled leadership

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Examination of a range of contemporary issues which impact on effective educational leadership.

This paper is not confined to teachers and leaders from primary and secondary schools. Participants from the early childhood sector and from tertiary institutions have also enjoyed success in this paper.

Paper title Exercising Professional Leadership
Paper code EDUC453
Subject Education
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $922.02
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,352.87

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Prerequisite
54 300-level EDUX or EDUC points
Restriction
EDUX 453
Notes
Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Dean of the College of Education.
Contact
postgrad.education@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Associate Professor Ross Notman
Teaching Arrangements
This is an online distance learning paper.
Textbooks
Students will be expected to access required readings via the library and the Internet and to source their own relevant readings.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Participants will critically assess contemporary issues of professional educational leadership and integrate perspectives within their own teaching environments. Students who successfully complete the paper will
  1. Identify and analyse influential leadership factors in organisational effectiveness
  2. Analyse the implications for leading and managing a change process
  3. Evaluate the effects of interpersonal relations in a teaching context
  4. Assess the leader's role in strategic thinking and planning
  5. Critically examine the concept and practice of principled leadership

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard