The University of Notre Dame Australia logo

Postgraduate | UND-EDUC6670 | 2024

Strategic Management in Education

Course information for 2024 intake

View information for 2023 course intake
Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
19 Feb 2024,
View 2023 dates
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Price from


Upfront cost


FEE-HELP available

Strategic Management in Education

About this subject

  • At the completion of this course you should be able to:

    1. demonstrate an understanding of what a school’s strategic plan might look like
    2. display an enhanced understanding of what the concept ‘being strategic ‘is, including such ideas as: strategic intent, strategic thinking, strategic planning and strategic leadership and how to develop a culture of strategic thinking in a school.
    3. demonstrate an enhanced ability to articulate vision, mission and values statements for a school and an understanding of how to act strategically to plan for an implementation of the vision and mission statement.
    4. demonstrate an enhanced awareness and understanding of the crucial importance of implementation strategies, perhaps including annual action plans, to ensure that a school’s strategic plan can be made a reality.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UND-CEL-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Sport Coaching and Educational Leadership
  • UND-CEM-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Coaching and Educational Management
  • UND-ELM-MAS-2024 - Master of Education (Leadership & Management)
  • UND-ELM-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Education (Leadership and Management)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

The University of Notre Dame Australia logo
The University of Notre Dame Australia logo
The University of Notre Dame Australia logo
The University of Notre Dame Australia logo