This degree is taught by experienced and enthusiastic experts. It will appeal to students seeking a generic grounding in the challenges associated with effective leadership underpinned by a solid foundation in business. You will explore theories of leadership and leadership in practice through topical modules, such as Coaching in Organisations, The Experience and Practice of Organisations and Organisational Leadership. The business and management focus provides context and a deeper understanding of organisational behaviour enabling you to specialise in leadership after your first year. Students value the flexible first year, diversity of modules, and the active world-class leadership research in the Faculty. The practical nature of this course and a 'learn by doing' approach brings cutting-edge knowledge and experience of leadership in practice. From an optional paid work placement year to working on real and relevant case studies and projects, including a unique opportunity to work in teams offering consultancy services to external organisations. You will benefit from our connections with industry and a strong focus on employability ensures you graduate work-ready with crucial skills to succeed in your career.