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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-21

Key information
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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 LSBU 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 an overview of theories, techniques and knowledge in the area of Organisational Behaviour and People Management. It adopts a critical and comparative perspective of the issues and implications which relate to managing people in homelessness and housing organisations. Underpinned by Organisational Behaviour, Management and HRM research, the module aims to help students develop an understanding of people management issues in relation to working with both paid or unpaid staff. There will be ample scope to analyse your own organisation's practices in light of the theory.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international 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 highly regarded educational institution located in the London Borough of Southwark. Established in 1882, it is one of London’s oldest universities, with over 15,000 students representing over 130 countries worldwide, and a global network of over 80,000 alumni. The university is both historical and forward thinking and focuses on providing professional opportunities for both employees and...more