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ONLINE DEGREE

Leadership

Gain accredited recognition of your ability to influence, impact and make things happen as a leader. This unique, innovative program awards a postgraduate qualification based on recognition of professional practice.

Award and acknowledge the skills you already have.

Deakin’s professional practice Leadership degrees offer a credible, assessed alternative to standard university learning.

This program is ideal for busy professionals who want to provide evidence of their knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience. This is then assessed to obtain a suite of credentials that recognise their professional expertise.

Which degree is right for you?

Graduate Certificate

For the student wishing to supplement their base understanding about professional practice in leadership skills, the graduate certificate will give you a taste of study.
Duration
1 to 1.5 years part-time
Price
$8,930 AUD (Total tuition fee)
$3,475 AUD (Price per program)
Overview
2 programs
Start date
Mar 2019

What do I need to apply?

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.

The Deakin Graduate Certificate consists of two programs and four Professional Practice credentials. You can complete the degree in one year or less depending on your individual circumstances but have up to two 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.

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.

What are the learning outcomes?

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

Programs on this degree

Program
Leadership Practice with Impact
Leadership Challenges

Masters degree

This is suitable for students who have progressed from the Graduate Certificate or meet the additional entry requirements. In addition to the core units, students will complete ten professional practice credentials plus a research capstone unit.
Duration
1 to 2.5 years part-time
Price
$18,850 AUD (Total tuition fee)
$3,475 AUD (Price per program)
Start date
Mar 2019

What do I need to apply?

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.

The Deakin Masters degree consists of two programs, 10 Professional Practice credentials and a capstone (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.

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.

What are the learning outcomes?

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

Programs on this degree

Program
Leadership Practice with Impact
Leadership Challenges

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  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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