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ES91K - Leadership and Excellence

  • Module code: ES91K
  • Module name: Leadership and Excellence
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module shows how leaders develop, facilitate and manage the achievement of the mission and vision via a clear stakeholder focused strategy, supported by relevant policies, objectives, targets and plans implemented through appropriate actions and behaviours that conform to developed values required for long term success, thereby ensuring that the organization’s management system is developed and implemented.

Principal learning outcomes

"On completion, participants will be capable of: Recognising the need for effective leadership at all levels in the organization and critical analysis of various approaches to leadership; Understanding how leaders develop the vision, mission and values, ensuring that the organization’s management system is developed, implemented and continuously improved. Understanding the need for leaders’ involvement with customers, partners and representatives of society; Understanding how leaders motivate, support and recognise the organization’s people. Understanding how policy and strategy are based on the present and future needs and expectations of stakeholders; Understanding how policy and strategy are developed, reviewed and updated; Understanding how policy and strategy are deployed through a framework of key processes and are communicated and implemented; Critical analysis of various approaches to policy deployment; Relating leadership practices to the extent of application of an excellence model; Planning and conducting policy deployment; Planning and managing activities to achieve objectives."

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES91K-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed work as specified by department 100%
A1 (Assessed work only) Pass/Fail assessment 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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