Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Management

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

 

The Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Management is an accredited qualification that provides educators with management and leadership skills through critical analysis of and reflection on their management styles and practices.

 

MINIMUM DURATION

 

1 Year.

 

NQF LEVEL

 

National Quali­cations Framework Level 8.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

 

• A Bachelor degree or equivalent NQF level 7 qualification.

 

MODE OF DELIVERY

 

This programme is offered through supported distance learning.

 

ASSESSMENT

 

The coursework modules are assessed by way of an assignment and a written examination in each module. The assignment and examination each constitute 40% and 60% respectively of the final mark for each module.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

 

This course is designed for Educators, Head of departments, Deputy Rectors, Rectors, Deputy Head masters and Head masters to enhance their skills and management capabilities within an educational organisation.

 

STUDENT SUPPORT

 

The programme is delivered through supported distance learning. Workshops are held each semester to support students in their studies. A study guide accompanies each module. The guide includes compulsory readings, self-study activities, tutorial letters and assessment exercises.
In addition, students have access to online journals, past examination papers and supplementary learning materials available on the website.

 

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

 

Upon successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Management, the student should be able to:
• Apply management principles and provide leadership in an educational context;
• Evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of the functioning of educational institutions;
• Demonstrate a critical understanding of the inter-relatedness of factors that impinge on the phenomena of education;
• Demonstrate a sound knowledge base and critical understanding of education in general;
• Critically analyse and evaluate knowledge in educational management and to contribute to systematic and disciplined thinking about educational matters and issues;
• Conduct independent inquiry in a specialised field of education, training or development, and to report their findings in academically appropriate ways; and
• Exhibit the potential to act as academic leaders and experts in the field of education, training and development.

 

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Core Modules

 

Contemporary Educational Management
• Educational Leadership
• Curriculum Design and Development
• School Effectiveness and School Improvement
• Governance in Education

Electives

 

History and Theoretical Frameworks in Education
• Comparative and International Education
• Research in Education

 

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YKBS Ltd (formerly MANCOSA Mtius Ltd) is a private company registered by the Registrar of Companies with specific aims to promote higher education in Mauritius. The company is operational as from July 2002 and has been involved in the promotion of MBA and other management programs exclusively on a supported distance learning mode of delivery.