Leadership effectiveness requires competencies that are underpinned by leadership theories and frameworks. The primary aim of this course is to provide a forum to understand and discuss leadership theory and apply this understanding to develop greater effectiveness as a leader in practice in areas such as self management, communication and teamwork skills. A secondary aim is to develop students' critical thinking (diagnostic) skills and interpersonal skills as they examine leadership actions through selected case studies.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:
- define, explain, illustrate and critique the major theories of leadership;
- apply these theories to real-world scenarios;
- explain and illustrate the capabilities required of successful leaders; and,
- through reflection evaluate personal leadership capability, to enhance self-awareness of leadership strengths and areas where improvement is required.
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Indicative AssessmentSee the course outline on the College courses page for the indicative assessment.
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Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work. This will include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (including non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.
Requisite and Incompatibility
The course has been designed for participants who have substantial prior management experience.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees. Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.
Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4909||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|