Master in School Improvement and Educational Leadership - Máster en Mejora de la Escuela y Liderazgo Educacional
The Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership is designed to provide aspiring and current educational leaders with a relatively short flexible program which enables them to access recent developments in theory, research, policy and practice in educational leadership.
completion of a recognized bachelor degree
meet English requirements.
* Some programs have additional entry requirements, please contact UNSW for this information.
Communicate effectively to a range of audiences, and be capable of independent and collaborative enquiry and team-based leadership
Demonstrate an advanced understanding of the field of educational leadership as it relates to their specialist area of study, and the ability to synthesize and apply disciplinary principles and practices to new or complex environments.
Demonstrate advanced critical thinking and problem solving skills
Demonstrate an understanding of international perspectives relevant to the educational field
In the Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership students undertake four courses (24UOC).
Students who have successfully completed the requirements for the Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership may choose to apply for entry to the Master of Educational Leadership program. The program of study will normally be completed over two semesters.
Students are required to complete one core course (6 UOC) and three electives from the Educational Leadership elective courses (18 UOC).
EDST5438 Leadership Theory (6 UOC)
Educational Leadership Elective Courses
Select three courses (18 UOC) from the following:
EDST5109 Performance Appraisal (6 UOC)
EDST5110 Leadership for Gifted Students (6 UOC)
EDST5114 Curriculum and Assessment (6 UOC)
EDST5127 Coaching and Mentoring (6 UOC)
EDST5130 Leadership in Action (6 UOC)
EDST5141 Crit Engage Indigenous Edu (6 UOC)
EDST5142 Leading Educational Change (6 UOC)
EDST5143 Critical Persp in Ed Lead (6 UOC)
EDST5308 Teacher Learning (6 UOC)
EDST5314 Building Resilience (6 UOC)
EDST5431 Financial Issues in Ed Lead (6 UOC)
EDST5433 Organisation Theory in Educ. (6 UOC)
EDST5436 Evaluation of Educ Prog (6 UOC)
EDST5439 Legal Issues in Ed Leadership (6 UOC)
EDST5445 Workplace Lead Dev Project (6 UOC)
EDST5450 Leading Individuals & Teams (6 UOC)
EDST5451 Ed Policy: Theory & Practice (6 UOC)
EDST5455 HRM in Education (6 UOC)
EDST5457 Literature Review in Education (6 UOC)
EDST5459 School Based Management (6 UOC)
EDST5461 Issues in Ed Leadership (6 UOC)
EDST5462 Teacher Leadership (6 UOC)
EDST5608 Effective Schools (6 UOC)
Academic Writing (6 UOC)
This course can be taken as an additional course for students wishing to develop their academic writing skills. It will not count towards the program requirements. Click here for further details about the course.