Available in 2018
Course code



10 units


6000 level

Course handbook


This course is intended to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of leadership principles and practices. It focuses on knowing and developing strategic management, strategic planning, ethical and moral demands, and effective leadership dispositions.

Availability2018 Course Timetables


  • Semester 2 - 2018

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  • Semester 2 - 2018

Replacing course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): EDUC6016. Students who have successfully completed EDUC6016 are not eligible to enrol in EDUC6116.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Assess exemplary personal leadership styles including values, dispositions, supervisory beliefs and leadership goals;

2. Synthesize substantial organisational and micro-political understandings including conflict resolution and personnel development;

3. Evaluate personal leadership capacity and identify processes and practices to further develop new knowledge related to one's leadership capacity.


This course provides an in-depth knowledge and understanding of four broad topics within three modules: knowing and developing one's leadership capacity, organisational and micro-political understandings, conflict resolution, and capacity building.

Module 1 - knowing and developing one's leadership capacity;

Module 2 - organisational and micro-political understandings;

Module 3 - conflict resolution, and capacity building.

Assessment items

Professional Task: Assignment 1 (Individual)

Professional Task: Assignment 2 (Group)

Professional Task: Assignment 3 (Individual)

Contact hours


Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting in week 1

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Integrated Learning Session

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting in week 1