Educational Leadership - D6013

Educational Leadership

Master degree

This course is designed for aspiring and practising leaders across educational settings. The range of unit offerings will enhance your capacity to act critically, creatively, and innovatively to address the challenges posed in an increasingly complex, diverse, and technologically rich world. You will develop the professional knowledge and skills required to lead in a globalised world and to think beyond borders in order to make a difference. You will explore and understand educational leadership from diverse contexts.

Various constructs of leadership will be considered including traditional and emergent leadership theories, cultural manifestations of leadership,the role of social justice in educational settings, and persistent challenges facing leaders. You will gain an understanding of how leadership interacts with and responds to the dynamics of policy, politics, and power in differing contexts and how this shapes education and learning. You will expand on your learning through selecting units tailored to your interests.Enhance your capacity to think and act critically, creatively, and innovatively by exploring cutting-edge issues and research crucial to future leaders in education. Immerse yourself in a project tailored to your specific interests, which will deepen and enhance your learning.

You will become a leader that seeks to develop yourself and others to reach their full potential.

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At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time
  • Off-campus: Full time & part time
Duration
  • 2 years (full time)
Start date
First Semester (February), Second Semester (July)
Qualification
Master of Educational Leadership
Course Handbook

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (International students)

Qualifications

Entry level 1:
Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time (96 points to complete)

A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any field with at least a credit (60%) 
average.

Entry level 2:
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time (72 points to complete)

A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any field with at least a credit (60%) 
average and a minimum of two years relevant professional experience.

OR

A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a related field with at least a credit 
(60%) average.

OR

A bachelor (honours) degree and/or graduate certificate and/or graduate 
diploma (or equivalent) in any field with at least a credit (60%) average.

Entry level 3:
Duration: 1 years full-time, 2 years part-time (48 points to complete)

A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a related field with at least a credit 
(60%) average and a minimum of two years relevant professional experience

OR

A bachelor (honours) degree and/or graduate certificate and/or graduate 
diploma (or equivalent) in any field with at least a credit (60%) average 
and a minimum of two years relevant professional experience.

OR

A bachelor (honours) degree and/or graduate certificate and/or graduate 
diploma (or equivalent) in a related field with at least a credit (60%) 
average.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code D6013

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Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code D6013

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Applications for Semester two (July), 2020 are currently open. Applications will close on 26 June, 2020.

For applications Direct to Monash

Apply directly to Monash with this course code: D6013

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

International fee

Fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.

A$34,000

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.

Enrolment Obligations

International students enrolling in a CRICOS-registered course can study no more than one third (33%) of their course by distance and/or online learning. Students must enrol in at least one unit that is not by distance and/or online in each compulsory study period unless the student is completing the last unit of their course. See standard 8.19 and 8.20 of National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018.

CRICOS code: 0101139