Leadership & Management in Education - Thurles Campus

TUS - Tipperary Campuses


Course Name Leadership & Management in Education - Thurles Campus
Course Provider TUS - Tipperary Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 112378 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
Certificate of Attendance Technological University of the Shannon None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Thurles
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE 12/09/2022
Duration 12 weeks

The programme will take place every Monday evening from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm for 12 weeks, commencing September and January and may conclude with a one full-day session on a Saturday if required.

Semester 1; Monday September 12th – Monday December 5th. (No class on Monday October 31st, Bank Holiday)

Semester 2; Monday January 9th – Monday April 3rd. ( No Class on Monday February 6th, Bank Holiday)
Course Fee Fees €600
Entry Requirements What are the entry requirements?
Post Primary and Primary educational staff who aspire to leadership positions.
Comment Qualification
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 Management in Education, the assessment process outlined above must be completed.
Course Content 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 What modules will I study?

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 programme.

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Further Enquiries Flexible Learning Team
+353 504 28112

For queries relating to the course content contact
Dr. Martin Fitzgerald PhD
Tel: +353 504 28116
Email: Martin.Fitzgerald@lit.ie
Location Thurles
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