Higher Diploma in Professional Management and Leadership

Higher Diploma in Professional Management and Leadership

Course Overview

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Why take this course?

The programme is designed for those who have decided they wish to develop knowledge, skills and behaviours that will assist in developing or enhancing leadership and management techniques, either wholly or as part of their work role. The Level 8 Special Purpose Award is a professional qualification with a syllabus that comprehensively covers all aspects of the participant’s role and is based around practical experience and reflective practice. The programme is designed with strong industry input with a view to producing more efficient and effective managers and leaders. All modules assume no previous knowledge of the subject. This programme provides you with the fundamental skills to work in a management and leadership role and will complement your existing degree. It also provides you with an opportunity for further postgraduate study.

The programme is ideal for anyone without a business qualification wishing to develop key management and leadership skills. It has been designed with management and leadership skills as a dominant focus

What will I experience?

Refective Practice in the Workplace

• Leadership and Management Development
• Aligning Resources and Plans
• Customer Relationship Management
• Developing People
• Project

*Note: Athlone Institute of Technology advise that modules may be subject to change over the duration of the programme.

Additional Information

Please note: AIT Induction is on Saturday 22 September 2018 from 9.30am to 5.00pm. Students will be given guidance on all AIT regulations and operating systems on this day.

Attendance on that date is compulsory.

Course Details

Course Fees:
Course Duration:
1 Year
Course Commencement Date:

Tuesday 18 September 2018 at 6pm

Course Award:
Higher Diploma
Course NFQ Level:
Level 8
Dept of Lifelong Learning
Minimum Entry Requirements:

Level 7 Qualification

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