You'll develop your understanding of leadership, the purposes which educational leadership serves, school improvement, and the international, national and local policy contexts that shape how leadership is enacted. You'll gain a thorough grounding in research methods and reasoning which will enable you to study an area of specific interest to yourself through a dissertation. The Educational Leadership course at the University of Strathclyde will be delivered by a high-quality team of staff, including experts in their fields of study with experience of leadership in educational settings.You'll undertake formative tasks throughout the course, including maintaining a reflective journal. For most classes, assessments will consist of a written assignment (3,000 words) and a piece of reflective writing encouraging you to think about your professional learning and your understanding of yourself as a leader.
Learning & teaching
Teaching will involve a highly interactive approach with clearly set readings and tasks, some of which will be undertaken independently and others in groups.
- Leadership for Equity
- Inclusion and Social Justice
- Research Methods and Reasoning
- Leadership for School Improvement
- Contexts for Leadership
- Conceptions of Leadership
- Leadership for Learning
- Strategic Leadership
- Work-based project
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEducation Management Studies Educational Leadership View 1541 other Masters in Management Studies in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A good undergraduate degree, or relevant professional qualification, and a teaching qualification (or its equivalent) or relevant experience within an educational setting.
International1822 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1822 GBP per module during 36 months.
National811 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 811 GBP per module during 36 months.
- per 20 credit module
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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