University of Aberdeen: Leadership in Professional Contexts MSc, PgCert, PgDip

InstitutionUniversity of Aberdeen View institution profile
Department School of Education
Web http://www.abdn.ac.uk
Email education@abdn.ac.uk
Telephone 01224 274776
Study type Taught

Summary

For aspiring and existing leaders in various professional settings, the programme will provide a framework for leadership development which takes account of the circumstances generated by changes in social and economic conditions and by policy affairs and external forces. Participants will:

- extend their knowledge and understanding of leadership and management theory

- link theory to practice in their role or aspirant role

- engage in critical reflection on their own practice by analysing critically evidence and arguments to support professional judgements in complex and sometimes ambiguous situations

- enhance their skills to lead improvement in professional settings (including education, social services, nursing, other caring agencies and the police)

- frame enquiries into practice to make an informed contribution to current professional debates

- work towards, and demonstrate competence against, a range of professional Standards

By providing a flexible programme of modules, the programme will:

- show how research generates different perspectives on professional knowledge

- enable participants to gain a deeper understanding of a range of theoretical approaches and how these can be applied to improve professional practice

- facilitate the generation, leading and evaluation of change solutions in a variety of practice settings.

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