Professional Diploma in Management and Leadership

Start date: 22 February 2021

Duration: 24 Weeks

Location: Griffith College Limerick

Certificate: Professional Diploma in Management & Leadership

Cost: Members €1,072.50 - Non Members €1,950

Programme overview

Develop excellent management capabilities within all sectors - This high-end management qualification focuses on practical management skills development, preparing graduates for management or self-employment.

Learners may work through the stages of the qualifications (award, certificate & diploma) over time and will achieve the Professional Diploma on successful completion of seven units. Alternatively, learners may register to take the Diploma in full over a period of twenty-four weeks.

Learning outcomes

The Professional Diploma in Management and Leadership extends the knowledge and skills learned throughout the award and certificate stages.  It provides learners with an opportunity to develop wider technical knowledge to support competence in roles such as Manager, Senior Manager or Department Head through the study of a selection of themes such as people, innovation and change management.

The Diploma consists of seven units:

  • Principles of Management and Leadership

  • Strategic Business Management and Planning

  • Strategic Decision Making

  • Human Resource Management

  • Staff Recruitment and Selection

  • Innovation and Change Management

  • Corporate Communications.

Units are delivered fully online over twenty-four weeks.

Who is the course for?

This programme is designed for candidates from any sector or industry such as healthcare, retail or construction, and gives the learner an opportunity to:

  • Develop wider technical and strategic management knowledge

  • Broaden the depth and breadth of their learning covering concepts of leadership and strategic business planning

  • Become assured in staff management and team development

  • Progress in your career or manage your own business

Training Provider Profile

Griffith College is Ireland’s largest independent third level institution with locations in Dublin, Cork and Limerick.  Established over 40 years ago, Griffith College enjoys national and a growing international reputation for student success. The College has gained an enviable, award winning reputation for providing students with first class lectures and excellent study material.

Professional Diploma in Management and Leadership