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Graduate Certificate in Social Innovation Leadership

Drive social change and innovation with the Graduate Certificate in Social Innovation Leadership from Central Queensland University. Develop key leadership skills and tackle real-world social challenges.

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  • Level

    Postgraduate
  • Duration

    Hyperflexible
  • Language

    English
  • Total Tuition Fee

    A$7,653

Graduate Certificate in Social Innovation Leadership

  • Postgraduate

  • Hyperflexible

  • Total tuition fee

    A$7,653

    Unlock your potential in social innovation leadership and promote social change

    In today's interconnected world, the demand for social innovation, social entrepreneurship, and cultural diversity is at an all-time high. Central Queensland University is at the forefront of meeting these needs through dynamic educational offerings.

    Develop innovative solutions and improve the social economy

    Engage in hands-on projects to design and implement innovative solutions that address real-world social issues. Learn design thinking, systems thinking, and group dynamics to enhance project outcomes.

    Cultivate impactful leadership and bolster stakeholder collaboration

    On this degree, you’ll gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills in creating and managing social change initiatives. Prepare to lead with confidence in a variety of settings, from corporate to nonprofit.

    This Graduate Certificate is open to applicants with a broad range of academic and professional backgrounds. To qualify for enrolment, you must meet the following criteria:

    *Academic Achievement: Possess a minimum of a second-class honours degree (2:2) or an equivalent overseas degree from a recognised institution. Alternatively, relevant professional or other qualifications may be considered.

    *Professional Experience: Have at least two years of relevant professional experience in any field, demonstrating a commitment to social innovation and leadership.

    *Preferences: Provide two satisfactory references to support your application, underscoring your suitability for this programme.

    This programme blends contemporary educational techniques with practical, experiential learning at Central Queensland University. On the completion of this degree, you will:

    *Critique and evaluate trends and drivers that influence change in the social economy and apply this knowledge to analyse complex social problems;

    *Effectively communicate ideas of social change, social innovation and social investment with a broad range of stakeholders;

    *Apply innovation processes to collaborate with stakeholders in the social economy;

    *Apply knowledge of ethical conduct, cultural diversity and cultural norms required for innovation in social change projects;

    *Design and implement an innovation project to solve complex social problems; and

    *Measure the impact of social change in diverse social contexts.

    Graduate Certificate in Social Innovation Leadership

  • Postgraduate

  • Hyperflexible

  • Total tuition fee

    A$7,653

    If you’d like to know more, please answer a few questions and Central Queensland University will get in touch with you with more information.

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    Central Queensland University

    CQUniversity is Australia's leading regional university. Our courses are designed alongside industry and many include hands-on, practical learning experiences and project-based learning. Our commitment to making real-world knowledge and skills accessible to all has seen us being awarded global recognition. We are ranked among the top 2% of Universities in the world.