Short Title:Leadership, Management and Mentoring
Full Title:Leadership, Management and Mentoring
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:LEAD H4002
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Child Care and youth services
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Helena Doody
Module Author:Zuzana Tesarova
Module Description:This module is aimed at students who wish to develop leadership and management skills appropriate for the early years sector.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Analyse the nature of leadership and its importance in the early childhood sector
LO2 Ciritically analyse the functions of HR management
LO3 Examine effective leadership practices
LO4 Design appropriate management structures to facilitate team development
LO5 Synthesise key legislative requirements related to leadership and management in the early years
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Project n/a 1,2,3,4,5 40.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam n/a 1,3 60.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 5.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Jones, C. and Pound, L. 2008, Leadership And Management In The Early Years: From Principles To Practice, McGraw-Hill Education (UK) [ISBN: 0335222463]
  • Rodd, J. 2012, Leadership In Early Childhood, 4th ed. Ed., McGraw-Hill Education (UK) [ISBN: 033524680X]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Cook, J. 2013, Leadership and Management in the Early Years, Practical Pre-School Books [ISBN: 1907241426]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HCHCE_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Early Childhood Care and Education 8 Elective