Leading and Managing Educational Change

Course code EDUC6353Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

This course critically explores the leadership and management of educational change in the contemporary context.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
WebLearn GradSchoolSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will be expected to:

1) Investigate and critically engage with the concepts, principles, and research findings relating to educational change processes;
2) Reflect upon and analyse educational change issues and the relationship to strategic management; and
3) Develop strategic planning for initiating change in an educational setting.
ContentIndicative content will include:

- Theories of educational change
- Historical and contemporary developments in educational change processes
- Strategic management perspectives and planning
- Issues related to educational change management
Replacing Course(s)EDUC6034
TransitionThis course will be counted as the equivalent of EDUC6034 for the purposes of transition.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Teaching MethodsIntegrated Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments40%
Projects60%
Contact HoursIntegrated Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for EDUC6353