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Master of Leadership

Earn a unique postgraduate qualification recognising your leadership ability and experience.

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  • Level

    Masters degree
  • Duration

    1 to 2.5 years part-time. The estimated tuition fee is $23,825 to $27,335 AUD. This includes a combination of fees for five credit points of study and a combination of Professional Practice credentials and stackable short courses (0.5cp microcredentials).
  • Language

    English
  • Total Tuition Fee

    A$23,825

Master of Leadership

  • Masters degree (Postgraduate)

  • 1 to 2.5 years part-time. The estimated tuition fee is $23,825 to $27,335 AUD. This includes a combination of fees for five credit points of study and a combination of Professional Practice credentials and stackable short courses (0.5cp microcredentials).

  • Total tuition fee

    A$23,825

    Boost your professional credentials and become a world-class leader

    Do you want to formally prove your leadership experience and skills? Are you looking for a flexible alternative to standard university learning?

    This unique leadership qualification has been specifically designed to support you to reflect on your leadership experience as well as further develop leadership capabilities.

    Get practical and professional leadership skills

    It has been designed for emerging leaders as well as senior professionals looking to get the recognition they deserve for the experience they’ve acquired.

    This unique degree consists of both taught units as well as professional practice credentials and stackable short courses to allow you to finish your postgraduate qualification faster, flexibly, and entirely online.

    This master’s degree is designed for those who want to turn their skills and expertise into a Masters qualification that provides evidence of extensive experience, research, and knowledge in leadership.

    You can enrol in these internationally-recognised postgraduate qualifications if you have already completed an undergraduate degree or have other evidence of equivalent academic capability.

    ##Degree Structure

    The Deakin Masters degree consists of four programs; two Professional Practice credentials, two stackable short courses (microcredentials) and a choice of either 2 stackable short courses OR 2 Professional Practice credentials (equivalent to two programs). You can complete the degree in two years or less depending on your individual circumstances but have up to five years if you need more time.

    At the start of your degree we will help you to develop a plan for completing units and credentials that meets your particular needs.

    ###Minimum admission criteria:

    • Bachelor degree in any discipline and at least three years of relevant work experience+ OR
    • Associated Graduate Certificate of Leadership

    <sub> +full-time (or equivalent part-time) senior managerial leadership with a high level of operational and strategic leadership responsibilities </sub>

    All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

    For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection Policy visit The Guide.

    ##Deakin Scholarships  Deakin offers a range of scholarships. If you've got something special to offer Deakin – or you just need the financial help to get you here – we may have a scholarship opportunity for you. Search or browse through our scholarships.

    Additional fees may apply and course fees may be subject to change.

    Demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of contemporary leadership theory and practices, creating new discipline knowledge through applied research methods.

    Master of Leadership

  • Masters degree (Postgraduate)

  • 1 to 2.5 years part-time. The estimated tuition fee is $23,825 to $27,335 AUD. This includes a combination of fees for five credit points of study and a combination of Professional Practice credentials and stackable short courses (0.5cp microcredentials).

  • Total tuition fee

    A$23,825

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