Master of Education (Educational Leadership and Administration)

Course summary for current students

Year

2017 course information

Award granted Master of Education (Educational Leadership and Administration)
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeE746

Offered to continuing students only

Course sub-headings

Course overview

As a graduate of this course you will possess an understanding of contemporary education issues and discourses; have high-level critical and evaluative skills; translate into practice your experiences and understandings of the program; and select appropriate research methods and techniques for educational research projects.


Alternative exit

E546 - Graduate Certificate of Education (Educational Leadership and Administration) 

Course rules

Students must complete 8 credit points in one of the following configurations:

  • 5 credit points of Educational Leadership and Administration electives plus 3 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education.
  • 3 credit points of Educational Leadership and Administration electives plus a 1 credit point elective chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education, plus 4 credit points of research preparation and research paper.

EDX701Research Design Development and Method (Formerly EXR781/EXR782)

EDX702Qualitative Research in Education (Formerly EXR791)

EDX703Research Paper A (Formerly EXR796)

EDX704Research Paper B (Formerly EXR797)

  • 2 credit points of Educational Leadership and Administration electives, plus 6 credit points of research preparation and minor thesis.

EDX701Research Design Development and Method (Formerly EXR781/EXR782)

EDX702Qualitative Research in Education (Formerly EXR791)

EDX705Minor Thesis A (2 credit points)  (Formerly EXR798)

EDX706Minor Thesis B (2 credit points)  (Formerly EXR799)

 

Educational Leadership and Administration Electives

ECM704Introduction to Educational Leadership and Administration

ECM705School Cultures and Contexts

EXE732Social Justice and Difference

EXE735 Evaluation: Improvement and Accountability (No longer available for enrolment)

EXE737Leading and Managing Learning Organisations

EXE738Policy Studies in Global and Local Contexts