Master of Secondary School Leadership

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Education Studies

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Entry requirements

A bachelors degree and experience in middle or senior management in a secondary school.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have the knowledge and capabilities to undertake leadership roles in New Zealand secondary schools, as school principals. They will be critically reflective and ethical leaders who resource and develop capacity to improve learning outcomes for a diverse range of students. They will be able to undertake independent research in fields relevant to secondary school leadership.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Curriculum and Education Studies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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