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Leadership and Management: Homelessness and Housing PgCert

Leadership and Management: Homelessness and Housing PgCert

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Housing Management / Development Homeless People (Social Work) Leadership

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

This programme develops key leadership and management skills for current managers and future leaders of organisations in the homelessness sector.The course was developed by the University's School of Business School in collaboration with the London Housing Foundation (LHF), who are sponsoring the course. LHF may consider sponsoring applicants from relevant areas of the public sector as well as the third/voluntary sector. The course is primarily designed for appropriately experience and qualified staff in the homelessness and allied sectors. The course also enables you to make a study visit to a similar sector in another country through the support of the London Housing Foundation.

Assessment

100% coursework: individual written assignment based on a Case Study. The weighted pass mark across the modules 50%. Where there are multiple assessments, a 40% minimum pass on each element is a necessary condition of an overall pass. It's necessary to pass all the modules to be awarded the Postgraduate Certificate.

Modules

This module provides you with a knowledge of basic concepts and practices in accounting, an understanding of accounting requirements in third sector organisations and an appreciation of good practice in financial reporting. It introduces key elements of project accounting, including an understanding of basic costing approaches as well as understanding the theory and basis of management accounting, including budgeting and reporting.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have a degree or equivalent qualification together with appropriate senior work experience in a relevant setting, or a professional qualification together with appropriate senior work experience in a relevant setting, or Relevant senior sector experience , recognised as enabling the applicant to join a course at this level.

University information

London South Bank University (LSBU) is a cosmopolitan university with over 15,000 students, from over 130 countries – and a global alumni network of over 80,000. LSBU is one of London’s oldest universities; since 1892 the University has focused on providing professional opportunity for all who can benefit. The University has strong links with business and employers in the private and public sectors, which feed into courses and help students...more