Master of Applied Leadership

FREEDOM Institute of Higher Education

Subject area

Education not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Applicants are required to hold i) a Bachelor's Degree, or ii) an approved Graduate Certificate or Diploma, or iii)
an approved Advanced level 7 Diploma, or iv) an approved Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma, or v) relevant skills and knowledge acquired through appropriate work or professional experience. International learners are required to have achieved an Academic IELTS of 6.5 in one recent test event with no band score lower than 6 or an equivalent NZQA-approved English language standard. All applicants will be required to complete an application for enrolment form, a 1000 to 1200-word leadership project proposal including a statement about how their project success might be evaluated, and undertake an in-person or Skype interview. Strategic Purpose Statement.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The strategic purpose of this qualification is to provide professional level leaders with an advanced leadership-in-action education for a range of public, private, community and not-for-profit sectors who can facilitate high-performing teams, projects and organisations and who are both further research-ready and applied leadership-ready.

What graduates earn

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer



Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.

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Ngā Ara Mātua Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office



$2500 - This scholarship can be used for tuition fees and/or accommodation

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (7) 846 7446

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