Courses & Units

Teacher as Leader ESH370

Launceston

Note:

This unit can be taken as an elective in Education courses. It is not available as an elective in some other courses. Please check with your Faculty prior to enrolling in this unit.

Introduction

This Unit will examine current literature on teacher leadership and explore the implications of it in schools. This will be explored by examining different types of management and leadership styles and how they impact on school organisation. Students will gain an appreciation of the various forms of communication required to interact with parent/ guardians, school partners and community groups, as well as various aspects of the role of teacher as leader.

Summary

Unit name Teacher as Leader
Unit code ESH370
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Teaching staff

TBA

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Launceston Spring school (extended) Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Spring school (extended) 31/10/2015 23/11/2015 22/12/2015 13/2/2016

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $1,812.00 070101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Online students: Fully online with weekly readings and activities.

Assessment

Assignment Task 1: Written analysis (50%)

Assignment Task 2: Essay (50%)

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Textbooks

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