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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Course

This course entry should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Education

Managing facultyEducation
Abbreviated titlePGCertOrgLead
CRICOS code043568D
Total credit points required24
Standard duration of study (years)0.5 years FT, 1 year PT
Study mode and locationOn-campus (Clayton)
Off-campus (Clayton)
Multi-modal (Clayton)
Contact details

Telephone +61 3 9905 2819 or visit

Course coordinator

Dr Nicholas Allix


  • This course is available only to cohorts of students by arrangement with the faculty.


This course is designed for professionals working in a range of human service and corporate sector organisations who wish to gain an all-purpose organisational qualification in organisational leadership.


The objectives of the Postgraduate Certificate in Organisational Leadership are to:

  • provide students with the skills necessary to be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of recent research and/or professional developments related to their program of study
  • engage and interact with students from diverse professional backgrounds
  • get access to, and use, relevant library information services
  • complete assignment tasks which demonstrate the ability to engage at an advanced academic level with topics relating to the specific unit being studied.


Students are required to successfully complete two 12-point core units.


Students complete:

Progression to further studies

Candidates who successfully complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Organisational Leadership may complete a relevant postgraduate diploma or masters degree by undertaking a further two or four units (including a research core unit) respectively.


Postgraduate Certificate in Organisational Leadership