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    Management & Leadership in H.E.
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    This module examines the structure of higher educational provision in Scotland, the origins and influences on policy making and looks at some of the major debates and current issues in the field of higher education.

Duration 4 half days

Course Type Series

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Academic & Research Staff

Through this examination, participants will be provided with an enhanced understanding of the context of their own situation. Additionally, the class examines the issues of strategic planning and strategic management at University level, with particular emphasis on the translation of policy to practice and the management of meaning for staff. The literature on management and leadership in higher education will be discussed.

  • The literature on management and leadership in higher education will be discussed
  • strategic thinking and problem solving skills
  • influencing skills
  • consider the management and leadership challenges which face institutions, faculties, departments / centers
  • gain an understanding of the key literature on management and leadership in higher education, and of selected research findings

Delivered By: Stuart Boon


You must submit an online application prior to attending this class to be fully registered. Staff members who hold a contract of at least 12 months will not be liable for fees, otherwise the fee is £600 per module. Applicants must hold qualification at Degree level or have experience deemed by course director to be equivalent. A minimum of 3 sessions must be attended. Please check all session dates before booking.