Graduate Studies

POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE

  • 20 credits


Duration: 4 to 7 months

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA

  • 30 credits, OR

  • Postgraduate Certificate + 10 additional credits


Duration: 7 to 12 months

MASTER OF ARTS


  • 40 credits, OR

  • Postgraduate Diploma + 10 additional credits, OR

  • 20 credits + Thesis


Duration: 12 to 24 months

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

  • 40 credits + Thesis


Duration: 36 to 48 months

The above degrees are stackable and can be done on a part-time basis. Students can choose to enrol at any level, or stack their credits accordingly to eventually gain an MA in Women’s Leadership Studies and a PhD in Women's Leadership Studies.

COURSES OFFERED



CORE COURSES

4 CREDITS EACH


  1. Effective and Ethical Leadership

  2. Innovation, Problem-Solving and Design Thinking

  3. Communications for Impact and Influence

  4. Critical Social Enquiry



ELECTIVES

4 CREDITS EACH


  1. Engendering Society

  2. Mainstreaming Gender in Governance

  3. Gender in Public and Political Life

  4. Digital Transformation and Governance in Society

  5. Social Entrepreneurship

  6. Social Enterprise and Social Entrepreneurs

  7. Globalisation: Issues, Conflicts, Crises

  8. Politics, Economy and Society

  9. Dialogues on Diversity, Culture and Religion

  10. Communications and Public Relations

  11. Independent Research Studies



ELECTIVES

2 CREDITS EACH


  1. Masterclass Seminar

  2. Independent Leadership Project

  3. Book and Film Appreciation Seminar


PROGRAMME OUTCOMES


Students will gain skills and knowledge on a variety of courses as stated in the curriculum. With these they are able to further specialise in sub-fields as in:


  • Public administration and policy

  • Corporate management

  • Health and social services

  • Political and civil society organisations

  • Communications and media industry

  • Business and entrepreneurship

  • Creative and digital industries

  • Education and research