This programme is for those who wish to acquire or develop their management and leadership capacities and will enable participants to contribute more fully and effectively to their teams, units and organisations.
This programme will provide students with an introduction to the the critical elements of leadership such as managing change. Opportunities are provided to reflect on the application of relevant conceptual models in order to develop and expand your leadership and management skills.
The programme is at level 9 and comprises two 10-ECTS-credit modules, one of which, Management in Action, contributes to the MSc in Leadership, Innovation and Management in Healthcare.
This programme comprises two modules that will enhance students’ leadership and management skills.
What will I learn?
The ability to contribute more effectively to your organisation and improve your confidence when engaging in team and group discussions and contributing to decision making.
Students who do not have not have a primary degree but have considerable relevant leadership and management experience can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). See below.
A wide a range of student-centered teaching methods are used. Brightspace, UCD’s Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), is used extensively to support online learning and teaching.
This is a 20-ECTS-credit programme, comprising two modules:
With your newly-acquired management and leadership skills, you can work in a number of areas including:
Applicants must be registered as a healthcare professional with the appropriate body.
Applications are made online through UCD Applications. Applicants may be required to undertake an interview (either face-to-face or via telecommunication) as part of the admission process.
Please note that all applicants are required to pay a €50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.
The fees for your programme can be found at the links below. Search using your major code (the four-digit code beginning with 'X' which can be found in the key information box on this page).
Please note that UCD fees are subject to change annually. The fees shown include the student centre levy which must be paid by all students.
If you are being funded to do your programme, please make sure your organisation gets in contact with firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that all applicants are required to pay the €50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.
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Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) applications must be submitted online through your SISWeb account.
There are two instances in which you can apply to have recognised prior learning taken into account when applying for a programme in UCD.
1. RPL for admission to a UCD programme
If you are a prospective student seeking admission to UCD and you do not meet the required admissions criteria as set down for a particular programme of study in UCD, you may apply to be admitted based on prior learning.
2. RPL for exemption from a module or modules on a UCD programme
If you have been accepted onto a UCD programme and wish to have credit transferred towards the requirements of the UCD programme of study, you may apply for RPL from a module or modules.
When applying for RPL, please note the following:
TO APPLY FOR RPL PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK: https://sisweb.ucd.ie/usis/W_HU_MENU.P_PUBLISH?p_tag=APPLY
Please read the UCD Policy on Recognition of Prior Learning at this link: UCD Policy on Recognition of Prior Learning