- 2018



Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Education



This area of study equips aspiring school principals with the professional knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to become effective school leaders. You will develop and demonstrate excellence in leading teaching and building positive climates and community engagement in learning. The area of study focuses on development of self, creating a student-centred learning environment, and optimising engagement with research and enquiry to lead school improvement through innovation and change.


For the schedule of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following course:

  • D4007 Graduate Certificate of Principal Preparation (Victoria)

Students in other courses are not eligible to complete this specialisation.