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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5389

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
151100

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 6)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The aim of this course is to prepare students for senior leadership roles (nationally and internationally); specifically to lead in a multi- stakeholder context and cope responsibly with social leadership challenges at different levels (individual, organizational and beyond). Students will acquire theoretical and practical knowledge of leadership, explore what it means to be an effective and responsible leader and develop advanced leadership competencies.

Course content

Topics covered in the course include:

  • Leadership and context
  • Leadership decision making
  • Transformational leadership
  • Leadership roles and styles
  • The inner theatre of leaders
  • Leadership vision
  • Leadership development
  • Self leadership

 

Textbook(s)

Daft, Richard, L 2015, The Leadership Experience, 6th edn, Cengage Learning

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours equiv. x N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours x N/A
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Seminars 15 hours AND online 15 hours equiv. 30 hours equiv. x N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
External 30 hours equiv x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Essay 2500 words max 50% N/A
Report 2500 words max 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1000 words max 20% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Essay 2500 words max 50% N/A
Report 2500 words max 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1000 words max 20% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Essay 2500 words max 50% N/A
Report 2500 words max 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1000 words max 20% N/A
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Essay 2500 words max 50% N/A
Report 2500 words max 30% N/A
Presentation 2000 words max 20% 15 - 20 min
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
Essay 2500 words max 50% N/A
Report 2500 words max 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1000 words max 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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