Healthcare - Applied Leadership & Management

ATU - Mayo Campus

Healthcare - Applied Leadership & Management

Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management
This Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management in GMIT has been designed to develop the leadership, managerial, and organisational skills of the Health and Social Care and Public Sector leader and manager.

Students who complete the Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management may wish to progress to the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Leadership and Management and ultimately to the MSc in Applied Leadership and Management.

The programme is designed around three key themes:
• Self-development;
• Impact on the team;
• Leader within the organisation

Subjects taught

Year 1
Employment Law & Finance
10 credits

Governance and Compliance for Quality
10 credits

Leadership and Management
10 credits

*Exit Award option available

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for students entering these programmes is level 8 H2.2. Recognition of prior learning will be in line with GMIT Academic Code of practice number 6. Prospective students who hold a level 7 degree may be recommended to undertake a level 8 bridging module for example 'Foundations in Research' (NURS08142) prior to commencing the programme.

Application dates

How to Apply
Please complete and submit your application ONLINE :

Closing date for receipt of completed applications for September intake is 5pm on Friday, 27th May, 2022.

Please note: Non-EU students cannot apply for part-time programmes, as per immigration regulations.


The course runs for 1 semester.
Mode of Study: Part Time
Method of Delivery: Online

Post Course Info

Job Opportunities
This programme offers an excellent opportunity for holders of the Cert. in Applied Leadership and Management to move to the next stage of their career. This qualification will also enhance the graduate's effectiveness as a leader and a manger in the position that they hold.

More details
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  • Qualifications

    Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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