and enhance your leadership skills. This unit looks at the development
of practical leadership skills, within the rapidly changing work
environment. It provides you with a great opportunity to explore
in-depth the attributes and skills of successful leaders. Using
established principles and practical examples, you will be able to
apply leadership theories and models to specific situations and to
learn how leadership skills can be developed.
If you do not wish to take the whole unit, you can choose just one module.
Different leadership attributes and skills - Module 1.
Do you know what kind of leader you are? Do you know what emotional
intelligence is and how it can help you as a manager? The module
examines various vital leadership topics and includes various exercises
to develop your leadership skills.
Current theories, models and principles of leadership - Module 2.
Examine key ideas of leadership. This module will also provide you with
tools for analysis and self-assessment. Various activities are included
to balance theory with practical action.
Development of Leadership Skills - Module 3. You will
investigate the team leader’s role in supporting and maintaining a
positive working environment and how your style of leadership can
affect this. Learn relevant team consultation skills and how to
encourage whole team participation in meetings. You will build up your
skills as a leader, examining and evaluating a range of methods for
leadership development, and reflecting on which methods would be most
useful for you.