Core Module Information
Module title: Leadership and management in football

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: SES08115
Module leader: Cedric English
School School of Applied Sciences
Subject area group: Sport Exercise and Health Science

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Over the course of the module you will distinguish between the roles of leadership and management in a professional context. You will explore and be introduced to different leadership approaches with a view to understanding the importance of behavior and context to becoming an effective leader. You will consider a range of leadership abilities, skills and important elements (such as establishing an effective culture and managing conflict) associated with leading or working as part of a team. In addition, you will have the opportunity to develop an awareness of your own leadership and management skills and capabilities.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Develop an understanding and awareness of key leadership theories and management practices

LO2: Explore and identify a range of leadership approaches contributing to the development and effective management of a team

LO3: Analyse the dynamics associated with effective team function, such as roles within the team, conflict management and establishing an effective culture

LO4: Identify, develop and reflect upon personal leadership skills.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: SIGHTHILL
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Cedric English
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 22
Face To Face Tutorial 12
Independent Learning Guided independent study 162
Face To Face Groupwork (Scheduled) 4
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Portfolio 60 1, 2 & 3 12 , WORDS= 2500
Reflective Log 40 4 14/15 , WORDS= 1500
Component 1 subtotal: 60
Component 2 subtotal: 40
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
SES08115 Leadership and Management in Football