Academic Leadership (elective unit)

In this unit you will explore the academic leadership role, and develop your understanding of strategic thinking relevant to a teaching and/or research career and team and project management.

During the unit you will:

  • Attend a series of workshops and seminars
  • Use theoretical models to reflect on your own leadership practice and development
  • Complete work-based learning or shadowing tasks
  • Develop your leadership practice
  • Submit a portfolio documenting a strategic response to a teaching or research issue (2000 words)
  • Produce a personal professional development plan identifying professional experience and expertise with reference to case studies (2000 words).

For more information, download the Academic Leadership Unit Descriptor (Word 16KB)