MPM779 - Leadership in Complexity


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MPR779
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including online content for each topic which is available on demand plus 4 x 2 hour scheduled online seminars.


This unit is designed for students undertaking studies in leadership. The purpose of the unit is to explore the dynamics of leaders’ communications both internal and external to the organisation. In particular, this unit will focus on ‘real-world’ experiences of leadership under pressure and in times of crisis. Topics addressed include handling of the communication of crises both internally and externally, understanding the importance of interpersonal communication and storytelling, and negotiation and mediation skills. Students learn by dealing with problem situations and by reflecting on their performance. Concepts and techniques are provided through multi-media resources, case studies and interactive practice.

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