Leaders have the capacity to positively influence and empower others towards the achievement of common goals. Successful leaders have high levels of emotional intelligence, self-motivation, strategic and critical thinking.

  1. Why is this graduate attribute important?
  2. Ideas for incorporating into module or programme

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Why is this graduate attribute important?

Today’s students are the potential societal and economic leaders of tomorrow. Their experience of education can play a key role in how they will develop and deploy their leadership skills both during and after college.

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Ideas for incorporating into module or programme

Some case study ideas linking skills development to specific learning outcomes are provided below.

  1. Group work
  2. Presentations
  3. Feedback
  4. Case Study
  5. Reflection

Useful links for leadership opportunities in DIT

  1. DIT LEAD Award
  2. Students Learning with Communities
  3. Access and civic engagement
  4. Campus Life

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