With Corporate Governance issues becoming more and more important across all areas of business, this diploma will impart the technical competence necessary to carry out the varied tasks required of senior executives in governance positions and current and prospective company directors.
This programme offers an in-depth knowledge of corporate governance and a sound knowledge and understanding of the legal and regulatory framework relevant to directors and board members. Furthermore, participants will acquire an understanding of the technical competence necessary to carry out the varied tasks required of company directors.
Who it is for?
•Company directors or prospective company directors looking to expand their knowledge of governance;
•Senior managers operating at board level;
•Middle managers being groomed for board positions;
•Public sector managers with governance responsibilities;
•Experienced business people expecting to hold non-executive board positions.
Upon completion of this programme, the participant will:
•Appreciate corporate governance in an overall business context, including origins, definitions, and mechanisms;
•Actively participate in current debates on challenges and developments in corporate governance, including analysis of real-life case studies;
•Compare and contrast alternative corporate governance approaches internationally;
•Work with like-minded peers, sharing insight and experiences combined with guest lectures from highly regarded senior level managers and practitioners.
This programme is delivered over one year and takes place over two 12-week semesters: September–December and January–May. The workshops are held two evenings per week (generally Mondays and Tuesdays) from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. In addition, two weekend workshops will be organised externally, one per semester. 100% attendance is required.