Master of Advanced Leadership Practice

Massey University

Subject area

Organisation Management



1.5 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates from the Massey University Master of Advanced Leadership Practice will develop knowledge, understanding, skills, and other attributes as follows:

1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of established and emerging concepts, principles, theories, and philosophies underpinning the broad area of leadership at an individual, team and organisational level.

2. Critically evaluate leadership behaviours, issues and traits, relating these to complex, practical, organisational contexts.

3. Integrate theoretical knowledge informed by current research with in-company leadership behaviours and experiences.

4. Assess the relevance of, and critically reflect on, the application of a range of personal leadership skills in an unfamiliar organisational setting (CSR project).

5. Analyse, critique and reason organisational recommendations in the light of competing theories and current developments relating to leadership development.

6. Make informed judgements from the synthesis of behavioural data and information (both qualitative and quantitative) derived from a diversity of sources, primary and secondary, with a view to enhancing leadership success in an organisational context.

7. Deal creatively with complex, challenging and often ill-defined leadership problems and issues, applying appropriate skills and behaviours.

8. Reflect critically on learning on a continuing basis, integrating academic study and leadership experience, in the light of the organisational context.

9. Synthesise and present arguments and communicate effectively (using both verbal and written mediums) with subject experts: both academics and practising leaders.

10. Work effectively with peers and academic supervisors developing and demonstrating leadership skills in a variety of contexts within their organisation/department or area of work.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelors degree, with a minimum B average over the qualifying highest level courses, or equivalent; be sponsored by an organisation whereby access to data, operations and decision-making process are available with supervision and mentorship, and an interview.

Detailed requirements

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1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$21,334 $32,001
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$7,858 $11,787
Total $29,192 $43,788

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $63,463
Earnings range $44,055 - $83,899
In employment 81%
In further study 9%
On a benefit 1%

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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Where does this information come from?

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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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