Graduate Diploma in Education (Leadership) (exit only)
- Effective from: 2019
- Approved Abbreviation: GradDipEd(Lead)
- Western Sydney University Program Code: 1728
- AQF Level: 8
The Graduate Diploma in Education (Leadership) is an exit point on completion of 80 credit points of study selected from Master of Education (Leadership).
The Graduate Diploma in Education (Leadership) explores recent developments in theory, policy and practice relating to educational leadership across early childhood, primary, secondary, tertiary, TAFE, community-based and other professional settings. We recognise that leadership emerges and is enacted in diverse ways and in relationships and is crucial for fostering change and educational transformation. Students will review, analyse, and apply advanced knowledge and skills for leadership to a range of complex problems in workplaces and professional practice. They will initiate and implement innovations to improve learning outcomes in workplace settings, generate solutions and communicate these to diverse audiences. This program is delivered through a combination of online and intensive on-campus teaching methods.
Two years part-time.
Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.
|Penrith Campus||Part Time||Internal||See above|
|Online||Part Time||Online||See above|
This is an exit point only from Program Master of Teaching (Leadership).
Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points which include the subjects listed below.
Fields of Study Subjects
|HUMN 7027||Leading Change||10|
|TEAC 7100||Principles and Practices of Evaluation||10|
|TEAC 7026||Designing Curriculum Futures||10|
|TEAC 7063||Leadership, Mentoring and Professional Growth||10|
|TEAC 7068||Learning and Teaching in Challenging Contexts||10|
Plus four additional subjects from the following programs, in consultation with your Academic Program Advisor