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Leadership and Management

Postgraduate Certificate
6 months
15500 AUD/full
9306 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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If you are a leader or aspire to leadership in education, this Leadership and Management programme from Flinders University offer a unique and innovative approach to your ongoing professional learning.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

Courses are distinctive in that they approach educational leadership from a humanistic perspective. They are designed to identify and build on your strengths as a leader and give you an understanding of the relational and contextual nature of leadership. The energetic and passionate staff will prepare you to apply the skills and knowledge you gain in the classroom to the real world.

The Flinders University Leadership and Management programme is especially suitable for current and future human resource managers, knowledge managers, school principals and departmental officers, policy developers, vocational education sector managers, and leaders of university academic and administration units. Students come from all organisational sectors, with diverse qualifications and share a common focus on building capacity within their organisations.


Graduates of this Leadership and Management - Progressive level entry from Flinders University are suitable for careers in a variety of positions ranging from work as teachers in school classrooms, school coordinators and principals, curriculum and policy advisers in departments of education, and as advisors to government departments and other policy makers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Thinking and Planning
  • Leaders and Leadership
  • Theories of Organisational Change
  • Managing Human Resources
  • Leading Knowledge Management for Organisational Learning
  • Planning Change in Organisations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




18 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the Graduate Certificate in Education (Leadership and Management) must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution. In addition, applicants must have at least two years’ relevant work experience within an organisation.
  • CRICOS: 058441G

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    9306 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9306 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Leadership and Management
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