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Master of Educational System Leadership

Not on offer for 2011


80 cp

Minimum duration: 1 year full-time or equivalent part-time.

Course available at:
Sydney (Strathfield), NSW

All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements1

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

    1. four year Bachelor degree in education; or
    2. Bachelor degree in an area other than education and a Graduate Diploma in Education; and
  2. at least five years’ relevant professional experience.

2. Requirements for Completion of the Degree

2.1 To qualify for the degree, a student must complete 80 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

  1. 20 cp from Core units;
  2. at least 20 cp from Specialist units;
  3. up to 40 cp from Electives.

2.2 A student who has completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational System Leadership may be granted advanced standing.

3. Exit Point

A student who has completed the requirements prescribed for the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Leadership may exit from the course with that award.

Schedule of Unit Offerings

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Core Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
EDSL600 10 Leadership in Educational Systems
EDSL601 10 Educational System Futures

Specialist Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
EDLE639 10 Education Policy and Governance
EDSL602 10 System Leadership in an Ecclesial Context
EDSL603 10 Consultancy Skills for System Leaders
EDSL604 10 Educational System Development Project 1
EDSL605 10 Educational System Development Project 2


Units selected, with the approval of the Course Coordinator, from postgraduate certificate or master’s level courses in areas such as Education, Education and Law, Educational Leadership, Religious Education, Theology.

1 A student must also comply with the Admission Rules.