Professional Leadership

ATU - Sligo Campus


Course Name Professional Leadership
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campus
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code SG_HPROF_S0
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
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Duration 1 year part-time, online.
Course Fee Total Fees: €3,600

Potential Funding Opportunities

Sligo Chamber Skillnet may be able to partially fund programme fees for you or your employees - for further details please contact
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should normally hold a 2.2 honours degree award in any discipline.

It is preferable applicants will have a minimum of 3 years of postgraduate experience.

For applicants with no formal third level qualification but do have signif...

Course Summary Professional leadership moves beyond more traditional leadership and management ideas to acknowledge that change is needed, that leaders now, more than ever, must be authentic, ethical, financially aware, strategic, and ambitious for their organisation. All of which has been considered within ATU Sligo`s new Masters in Professional Leadership.
Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Leadership covers both core and elective learning. Learners will get the opportunity to gather core knowledge, skills and competencies in Leadership; Organisational Psychology; Strategy; Financial Managem...

Subjects Taught Semester 1

Title Credits
Financial Management 05
Understanding Leadership 05
Organisational Psychology 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Strategy and Practice 05
Corporate Governance [E] 05
Emerging Trends in Leading and Leadership [E] 05
Leading and Managing Remote Teams [E] 05
Business Sustainability and human rights [E] 05

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
The Postgraduate Certificate Professional Leadership will be relevant to those whose professional life already involves making and executing decisions, as well as those who are striving to enhance their career options.

Further Study
Students may decide to progress to our Masters in Professional Leadership.

Students may decide to progress to Doctoral studies in ATU Sligo or other Higher Education providers.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8511
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