The ‘why’ and ‘what’ of educational leadership and management

The ‘why’ and ‘what’ of educational leadership and management

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 8 hours study time

  • Teacher training and education

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

This free course, The 'why' and 'what' of educational leadership and management, introduces you to researching educational leadership and management and how undertaking research can contribute to both good practice and the building of leadership capacity.

Learning outcomes

  1. Understand educational leadership and management both as a subject of study and as a field of practice.
  2. Identify current and emerging leadership situations and issues through analysis.
  3. Consider views of what constitutes ‘good’ leadership and management.
  4. Gain insights into the potential for ‘capacity building’ in educational organisations.