Compare early theories of management with modern approaches to leadership.Think critically about the qualities typically associated with people in leadership positions. Understand the importance of being self-aware and emotionally aware.
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This subject aims to develop understandings and skills adequate to the complexities of being a managerial leader. The subject covers leadership and management from early theories to contemporary perspectives. The subject provides you with a conceptually rich framework for designing managerial leadership effectiveness within organisational contexts. The subject aims to enable you to think creatively about the capabilities required of professional managerial leaders, with an emphasis on self-development related to becoming workplace ready.