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Education Leadership and Management (Hons)

University of Johannesburg

20 months
1887 EUR/year
1887 EUR/year
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The Bachelor of Education in Education Leadership and Management (Hons) from University of Johannesburg is a specialised qualification with a strong focus on research and aims to develop research capacity and academic scholarship. 


The changing education landscape is demanding of teachers to be leaders and have management skills beyond what was expected before. The Bachelor of Education in Education Leadership and Management (Hons) from University of Johannesburg is the very first online honours programme in Africa with six starts a year and offers just that.

What you'll learn

Students will take a close look at leadership theories and perspectives in the field of management. This part-time programme will require 21 hours of study a week and is specifically designed for principals, deputy principals, heads of departments, district officials, experienced teachers and those wanting to pursue an education leadership career in other communities of practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Education Resource Management
  • Organisational Behaviour in Education
  • Education Resource Management: Policy
  • Education Theory A: Perspectives of Leadership and Management 
  • Education Theory B: Perspectives of Leadership and Management
  • Research Methodology and Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year professional teaching degree on NQF level 7OR
  • An appropriate Bachelor’s degree and a professional teaching qualification (on NQF level 7)OR
  • A four-year professional teaching qualification(s) as well as an Advanced Diploma in a cognate sub-field of Education (on NQF level 7).AND
  • A 65% minimum average for the preceding degree
  • Applicants with between 60% and 64% may be considered. Teaching and leadership experience will be taken into consideration.
  • Applications from persons with equivalent qualifications will be considered by a constituted status committee in line with the University’s and Faculty’s regulation.
  • Students who apply for this degree may undergo a selection process which can include an interview or written submission.
  • Previous academic achievement and evidence of the necessary academic reading and writing skills to become a competent researcher of education leadership and management will be taken into account.

Technological requirements

  • To complete your 100% online degree, you will need computer skills, a laptop or PC, and a high-speed internet connection (3G, 4G, LTE, ADSL or Fibre

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1887 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1887 EUR per year during 20 months.
  • National

    1887 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1887 EUR per year during 20 months.

Total programme cost: R31,580


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