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Postgraduate Credit Leadership in the Arts and Cultural Sector

Postgraduate Credit Leadership in the Arts and Cultural Sector

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Credits

Subject areas

Arts (Culture) & Society Leadership Art Art History

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why choose this course?

This is the credit-bearing route for the Arts Connect Leadership Development Programme. It’s a closed course for participants in the Arts Connect Leadership Development Programme only.

This programme is a leadership development programme specifically designed for arts and cultural sector professionals working in learning and engagement.

If you a leader, or an aspiring leader, working with or for children and young people in arts and cultural organisations then this programme will help you.

The learning activities in each session will include listening to and reflecting on the learning from presentations by the course leaders. This will be balanced with workshop activities to embed the learning such as role play, undertaking self-assessment tests, working in pairs to share understanding and expertise.

What Skills will you gain?

Upon completion you will be able to:

1. Demonstrate a theoretical understanding of leadership through influence and a critical awareness of current leadership models in the Arts and Cultural Sector. Apply your knowledge and understanding of leading through influence and use the management frameworks, tools and techniques to be more impactful in your work.

2. Demonstrate an understanding of the most relevant leadership models in your art form or cultural sector ( e.g. visual arts, performing arts, heritage, libraries), and critically review their efficacy and applicability in supporting you in your professional practice as a leader in the arts and cultural sector.

3. Demonstrate self-direction through integrating your knowledge and skills developed in the leadership programme to act autonomously in planning and implementing tasks at a professional level.

4. Undertake self-assessments of your preferences and styles of leadership and influence, plan for effective interventions and assess the extent to which you are able to make decisions in complex and unpredictable situations that help you achieve your objectives.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

9 weeks

Start date

21-SEP-20

Modules

This programme is a leadership development programme specifically designed for arts and cultural sector professionals working in learning and engagement.In the arts and cultural sector, in common with other areas of work, people with all levels of experience lead in different ways. This programme is designed for professionals working in the arts and cultural sector to: Develop their personal leadership and organisational effectiveness Develop and deepen their self-awareness and awareness of others to build productive relationships Understand the broader context for arts and culture in the region and build networks to benefit the sector and Children and Young People. You will be a learning and engagement professional who wants to: Be more influential in your current work and make a bigger impact Build confidence in your own leadership potential Be an aspiring and inspiring leader in the sector Be part of a wider regional network.

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 require a Bachelor’s Degree and two years’ experience of working in the arts and cultural sector.

University information

The University of Wolverhampton prides itself on being a career-focused university, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. It has a 98% employability rating for its postgraduate students and offers over 150 postgraduate qualifications. Located in the heart of England, Wolverhampton is within easy reach of the rest of the UK, less than 20 minutes to Birmingham with London, Manchester and Liverpool in easy reach on the...more

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