Leadership & Management in Education

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Leadership & Management in Education
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Alternative Provider(s) Limerick Institute of Technology - Tipperary
Course Code T116
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Limerick Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
Certificate of Attendance Limerick Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Thurles, Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Due to a huge demand this programme is full for September 2019, January 2020 and September 2020! Please send an email to flexible@lit.ie to be added to the interest list for January 2021 which is also a waiting list for September 2020 in the event of...

Application Date Application Deadline:
Applications closed for September 2019, January 2020 and September 2020.
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Duration 12 weeks. Monday, 6:30pm - 9:30pm (plus 1 full-day Saturday session TBC).
Course Fee

Once a student has been accepted to a course of study through Flexible Learning, the fee can be paid using one of the methods outlined below:
1: Card Payment
Payment by credit/debit card is possible either in person at the Flexible Learning...

Entry Requirements Post Primary and Primary educational staff who aspire to leadership positions.

All participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance in Leadership and Management in Education from LIT.

For those participants who wish to achieve an accredited Level 7 Special Purpose Award (10 credits) in Leadership and Man...

Course Content Aims
The programme is intended to support education staff currently holding, or who intend to take up, leadership and management positions in schools and centres of education. The aim of the programme is to provide for the development of knowledge, understanding, and skills required for effective leadership and management in schools and centres of education.
Subjects Taught Content
Programme content will include a balanced contribution from a practical and theoretical perspective including:
• Personality type profiling— a Myers Briggs Model
• Educational Leadership
• Values and how they impact on action
• Educational Planning (in the context of School Development Planning)
• The changing educational context
• Interpersonal relations
• Conflict resolution
• Education administration and leadership.
Assessment Method

The assessment process requires participants to present a ‘Reflective Journal/Portfolio’.

The purpose of this Journal is:
• To help each participant document and reflect on key learning moments throughout the prog...

Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
Tel: 0504 28112
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

For academic queries:
Dr. Martin Fitzgerald
Tel: 0504 28116 / 087 2405712
Email: Martin.Fitzgerald@lit.ie
Location LIT Thurles
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