Leadership

  • Leadership
    Professors Gail Gillon and Richard Light with Kieran Read, All Blacks captain and studying towards a UC Bachelor of Sport Coaching degree.

Qualifications

Overview

The Leadership major is one of five majors of the Bachelor Sport Coaching degree, (BSpC), which is a unique blend of practical application and theory that will immerse you in the sociology, science, theory and practice of sport and sport coaching. This major is aimed at students who wish to develop skills in leadership, teamwork, communication, and accountability. This is a popular choice for students seeking to move into education.

Students will learn to apply leadership in real life situations and work in groups with local leaders to assess needs, then design and carry out a project to help meet the needs of an assigned organisation.

200-level courses take a holistic look at leadership and explore the foundations of personal leadership with particular attention to the emerging disciplines of positive psychology and positive leadership.

Note: * Subject to Universities New Zealand CUAP approval, due December 2017.

Contact us

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Phone +64 3 369 3333Email educationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz

Location Ōrakipaoa Building, Dovedale campus - see campus maps

Postal address College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha Private Bag 4800 Christchurch 8140 New Zealand

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