Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 contact hours |
Total Time Commitment:
120 hours. Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.
Study Period Commencement:
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|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
Education Student Centre
234 Queensberry Street
Call: 13 MELB (13 6352)
This subject introduces some major theoretical approaches to leading and managing in complex and changing workplaces. The subject will focus on the university as a workplace where managers play various roles in different institutional domains, characterised by the university’s mission, administrative systems, multi-professional staffing, and resource requirements as a corporate entity.
At the completion of the subject, participants will be able to:
Hurdle task: A 15 minute class presentation during the semester (equivalent to 1000 words) reviewing one or two pre-selected texts from the reading list.
Ramsden, P. (1998). Learning to Lead in Higher Education. Routledge, London. Chapter 2: ‘The Leadership Challenge in the Contemporary Context of Higher Education’ 12-37
Sharrock, G. (2012). ‘Four management agendas for Australian universities’. Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management. Vol. 34, No. 3, June 2012, 323–337
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completing this subject, participants should be able to:
|Links to further information:||www.cshe.unimelb.edu.au|
Graduate Certificate in University Management |
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