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MECO6927: Leadership Communication

2024 unit information

This unit of study introduces key concepts in leadership communication. Students will explore various structures of organisations and how those structures affect the flow of communication within workplaces. Upon the completion of the unit, students will develop their understanding of key concepts in leadership communication and apply them to analyse communication problems. Students will also be able to offer well-grounded criticism on selected communication and decision-making issues.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Media and Communications

Code MECO6927
Academic unit Media and Communications
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. identify and analyse the types, forms, features and functions of leadership communication
  • LO2. demonstrate how key concepts and practices of communication provide insights into a leader's role in organisational functioning
  • LO3. develop an understanding of engaging communication styles in an organisation
  • LO4. apply the skills of effective business communication
  • LO5. produce a leadership communication best practice project and deliver it.

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2021
Online Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Intensive September 2021
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2022
Online Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Intensive September 2022
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2023
Online Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Intensive September 2023
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

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Additional advice

This unit will be offered in online and intensive modes.