The meaning of leadership:
Effective leadership behaviours and attitudes
Contingency and situational leadership.
Power and politics.
This module aims to provide learners with an insight into the leadership and management research literature. Such an insight will allow learners to understand what qualities are necessary for an effective leader, the different variations of leadership styles, and how leaders yield power. Furthermore, this module aims to demonstrate to learners how an effective leader can positively contribute to the management of people and the management of an organisation.