Master's Degree in Leadership in Australia

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Leadership

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

The study of leadership incorporates a variety of different disciplines, including psychology, history, management, communication, and political science. The goal is to cultivate the skills that students can use to become leaders in a community, organization, or corporation during their careers.

Australia has a subsidized higher education for students pursuing the undergraduate degrees. They also give loan and grants for the post graduate students. Higher learning starts at undergraduate degree level to a doctoral degree offered in any field of study.

Top Master Programs in Leadership in Australia 2018

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Master in Leadership and Management

Avondale College of Higher Education
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 months March 2018 Australia Cooranbong Wahroonga + 2 more

The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. [+]

The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. Church-related, not-for-profit organisations and other organisations require effective leadership informed by the social sciences and a developing body of knowledge concerning management, leadership and organisations.

A Master of Leadership and Management focuses on providing advanced training in management theory and practice, emphasising the ethical, moral and spiritual dimensions of leadership and management.

Duration

One-and-a-half years full-time or the equivalent part-time. Part-time students typically progress at the rate of three or four units per year. ... [-]


Master of Strategic Studies

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Australia Canberra

The Master of Strategic Studies combines the theoretical and practical expertise of leading academics and policymakers to deliver Australia’s foremost strategic studies program. This unique and highly regarded ANU graduate program opens the right doors for students seeking a successful career in strategic and security policy. [+]

The Master of Strategic Studies combines the theoretical and practical expertise of leading academics and policymakers to deliver Australia’s foremost strategic studies program. This unique and highly regarded ANU graduate program opens the right doors for students seeking a successful career in strategic and security policy.

The program is designed for graduates who are seeking to launch or advance their careers in defence policy, foreign affairs, security, intelligence, academia and journalism. Graduates will develop skills relevant to organisations such as non-governmental organisations, think tanks, militaries and foreign ministries.

You will develop strong analytical frameworks and practical skills for understanding the leading challenges in strategy and security. These approaches are explored in the context of the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre’s main research and teaching concentrations of Australian defence and security issues, Asia–Pacific security and global strategic issues.... [-]


Master of Business Leadership

The University of Notre Dame Australia
Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2018 Australia Fremantle Broome Sydney + 3 more

The Master of Business Leadership is designed for those wishing to gain an advantage in order to secure a leadership role, whilst acquiring the necessary skills and knowledge ... [+]

Master of Business Leadership (Coursework)

Effectively leading (and inspiring) staff is not necessarily a skillthat comes naturally to us all. Many leaders would argue thatonly through tertiary education, on-going professionaldevelopment, a sound mentor and a constant thirst forknowledge did they acquire the skills and knowledge requiredto lead. A sound grounding in leadership theory andmanagement practices will provide those wishing to advancetheir careers within any sector with a range of new andexciting opportunities.

The University of Notre Dame Australia takes pride in thepersonalised attention it gives to its students andindividualised education. The School of Business offers arange of disciplines headed by leaders in their respectivefields who have strong commercial and industry experience.This ensures that the School’s postgraduate programs arerelevant and contemporary and embracing today’s rapidlychanging global environment while maintaining academicrigour.... [-]