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MBA in Educational Leadership and Management

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Best Seller Icon World University Ranking: Top 350
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Best Seller Icon UK University Ranking: One of the Top 40
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What you'll learn

The MBA in Educational Leadership and Management Programme is a dynamic educational endeavour designed to furnish aspiring educational leaders with vital skills. This Programme strongly prioritises effective leadership, educational policy, and management across diverse educational environments. Graduates of this Programme are thoroughly prepared to assume leadership positions within academic institutions and champion positive transformations in the realm of education.

The MBA in Educational Leadership and Management enriches educators and professionals in the education sector with advanced expertise in leadership and management. This Programme offers a valuable chance for individuals with a corresponding postgraduate diploma or an equivalent qualification to enhance their credentials by pursuing a complete MBA degree.

Throughout this Programme, students immerse themselves in the complexities of educational leadership and management, acquiring invaluable insights into the latest theories, practices, and strategies pertinent to the educational sphere. The curriculum places a robust emphasis on critical domains, including leadership theory, organisational management, policy development, and educational change management. This Programme equips students with the resources necessary to tackle the intricate challenges confronting educational institutions today, thereby elevating the standards of education. The MBA in Educational Leadership and Management augments career opportunities and plays an active role in the enhancement of educational systems.

The Programme comprises two phases; the first is the Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Educational Management and Leadership, awarded by Qualifi and delivered by the EDVORO. The second phase is the MBA in Educational Leadership and Management Top Up, awarded and delivered 100% online by Anglia Ruskin University. At Anglia Ruskin University, you will study through Canvas, a world-class online Learning Management System (LMS), accessed from your phone, pc or tablet at home or on the move. Canvas provides instant access to study materials, forums, and support from tutors and classmates, as well as enabling easy submission of your assignments.

After successfully completing your studies, you'll be invited to attend a graduation ceremony on campus at Anglia Ruskin University. If attending the ceremony in person is not possible, we'll arrange to send your certificate to you. EDVORO partners with CEG to promote this Programme.


About Awarding Body

About Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University began in 1858 as the Cambridge School of Art, founded by William Beaumont. It was then merged with the Cambridge Shire College of Arts and Technology and the Essex Institute of Higher Education and was renamed Anglia Polytechnic. It was then given university status in 1992 and renamed Anglia Ruskin University in 2005. The University has campuses in the UK (Cambridge, Chelmsford, London and Peterborough) and is partnered with institutions worldwide, including Berlin, Budapest, Trinidad, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.

  • World Education Services (WES) Recognised
  • UK University Ranking - Top 40
  • World University Ranking - Top 350
About Qualifi

Qualifi is a UK Government (Ofqual.gov.uk) regulated awarding organisation and has developed a reputation for supporting relevant skills in a range of job roles and industries, including Leadership, Enterprise and Management, Hospitality and catering, Health and Social Care, Business Process Outsourcing and Public Services. Qualifi is also a signatory to BIS international commitments of quality. The following are the key facts about Qualifi.

  • Regulated by Ofqual.gov.uk
  • World Education Services (WES) Recognised

Assessment

  • Assignments and Project 
  • No examinations

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Applicant without a bachelor's degree but holding significant relevant experience will be considered for entry on a case-by-case basis.
  • A good command of English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent).
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Course Content

Phase -1 - Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Educational Management and Leadership

The QUALIFI Level 7 Diploma in Educational Management and Leadership is made up of 120 credits, which equates to hours 1200 of TQT. Learners must complete two mandatory units and choose four optional units to achieve a minimum of 120 credits.

Mandatory Units

  • Leadership Qualities and Practice in Education

Unit Reference -T/618/3135

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

The unit will explore how team performance can be evaluated and optimised to realise strategic business and operational objectives.

  • Contemporary Issues in Education: Theory, Policy and Practice

Unit Reference - A/618/3136

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit provides learners with an understanding of the link between educational research, policy and practice.

 

Optional Units

  • Managing Change in an Educational Context

Unit Reference - F/618/3137

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit aims to develop learners' understanding of educational leadership and management in supporting change and developing leadership in their educational context.

  • Pedagogy and Practice in Education

Unit Reference - J/618/3138

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit aims to develop learners' theoretical and practical grounding in approaches to teaching and learning related to subject academic knowledge and educational practices.

  • Leading Reflective Practice in Education

Unit Reference - L/618/3139

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit aims to develop learners' understanding of reflective practice to apply this to their and other's roles in an educational context, leading to planning for personal development.

  • Research Methods in Education

Unit Reference - F/618/3140

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit aims to develop research skills, including different approaches, proposal formulation, planning, data analysis, and exploring research's relationship with evidence-based practice.

  • Postgraduate Study of Childhood, Education and Family Support

Unit Reference - A/650/6687

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

The unit will offer a framework for each individual's evaluation of their academic and professional action plans for personal and professional learning.

  • Research Methods for Childhood, Education and Family Support

Unit Reference - D/650/6688

TQT :  200           Credit : 20     

This unit aims to help learners identify and develop a focus on research and approaches to data analysis, such as phenomenological and hermeneutic approaches and descriptive statistics.

  • Triangulating Theory and Practice

Unit Reference - F/650/6689

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

This unit aims to assist educators in comprehending the theories that drive recommendations for best practices and calls for action in a challenging and quickly evolving professional context.

  • Contemporary Issues in Education

Unit Reference - K/650/6690

TQT :  200           Credit : 20

 This unit aims to introduce learners to various emerging topics from many educational sectors. 

 

Phase 2 - MBA in Educational Leadership and Management Top-Up

Programme Structure

  • Developing Effective Management Systems
  • Dissertation (Major Project)

Mode of Learning

Mode of Learning

The Programme comprises two phases; the first is the Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Educational Management and Leadership, awarded by Qualifi and delivered by the EDVORO. At Edvoro, we follow a unique approach that provides an immersive learning experience that differentiates us from other institutions. Indeed, we have taken distance education to a new phase where the support level is incredibly high. We strategically employ simplified Blended Learning so learners can conveniently study online and in classroom learning at the Edvoro campus. Besides, learners can also opt for online live classes at their convenience instead of classroom learning. The learning platform provided by Edvoro is equipped with rich learning resources and a built-in support desk to offer an immersive learning experience to our learners.

The second phase is the MBA in Educational Leadership and Management, awarded and delivered 100% online by Anglia Ruskin University. At Anglia Ruskin University, you will study through Canvas, a world-class online Learning Management System (LMS), accessed from your phone, pc or tablet at home or on the move. Canvas provides instant access to study materials, forums, and support from tutors and classmates, as well as enabling easy submission of your assignments.

After successfully completing your studies, you'll be invited to attend a graduation ceremony on campus at Anglia Ruskin University. If attending the ceremony in person is not possible, we'll arrange to send your certificate to you. EDVORO partners with CEG to promote this Programme.

Resources and Support

Edvoro is committed to providing unwavering support throughout your educational journey. Our dedicated support team is a crucial link between tutors and learners, ensuring that guidance, assessment feedback, and additional study assistance are delivered promptly and effectively. When a learner submits a support request via the support desk portal for advice, assessment feedback, or any other service, one of the support team members assigns the request to an appropriate tutor. Once the support team receives a response from the allocated tutor, the information is promptly made accessible to the learner through the portal. This structured support system is designed to assist learners and streamline support processes efficiently.

Edvoro's competitive edge is enhanced by the high-quality learning materials crafted by industry experts. The learning materials encompass well-structured pathway books, letter notes, practical applications with real-world examples, and case studies that empower learners to apply their knowledge effectively. Learning materials are conveniently accessible in one of three formats, PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content, through the learning portal, providing learners with versatile options for accessing and engaging with the content.

  • Duration 14 - 16 Months
  • Credits 180
  • Accreditation Ofqual.Gov.UK
  • Intake January / May / September
  • Study Mode Online / Blended
  • Course Materials: Well Structured
  • All Inclusive Cost Yes
  • Tutor Desk Yes
  • Support Desk Yes
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