UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course will explore and critique educational leadership and management theory, research and practice. It will encourage students to reflect on and challenge their practice as an educational leader or manager. Students will investigate how the intersections of policy and practice influence leaders and managers of schools, institutions and systems, and examine how leaders and managers can improve the quality of teaching and learning.

Course Modules

Core modules: Leading and managing change and improvement; doing and using leadership management and research. Options: coaching and mentoring principles, theory and application to practice; leadership for the learning community; leading in diverse cultures and communities.

Course Additional Entry

2 years' leadership experience or, if you do not have such experience, we will ask you to demonstrate how your professional role(s) have enabled you to understand organisations and leadership, and how this programme may benefit your future career objectives.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,525  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,145  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Variable
MA (Postgraduate)