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Leadership Practice with Impact

Welcome to this Deakin University unit, MPL700: Leadership Practice with Impact, where we will explore leadership theories.

Leadership Practice with Impact

This program is part of the Leadership degree offered by Deakin University

Welcome to the program

This unit is designed for students undertaking leadership studies. This unit aims to deliver a detailed grounding of leadership theories, concepts, and issues. It is an introduction to leadership and will be the theoretical foundation upon other leadership units. It is normally the first leadership unit for students. It is delivered wholly online, with students taking full responsibility for their learning and progress. Through readings, online lectures, podcasts, discussion boards, and individual activities, students will engage with leadership theories and apply them to their own workplaces.

Courses

5 courses

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Learning outcomes

At the completion of this Unit, successful students will be able to:

  • Explain and critique the leadership theories included in the unit.
  • Apply leadership theories to complex leadership problems.
  • Analyse their own leadership role and make recommendations for change.

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