Learning leadership in higher education: the big and small actions of many people

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Childs, Merilyn, Keppell, Mike, Brown, Mark, Hunter, Carole, Hard, Natasha and Hughes, Helen. 2012. "Learning leadership in higher education: the big and small actions of many people." 35th Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference (HERDSA 2012). Hobart, Australia 02 - 05 Jul 2012 Sydney, Australia.
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Learning leadership in higher education: the big and small actions of many people

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AuthorsChilds, Merilyn (Author), Keppell, Mike (Author), Brown, Mark (Author), Hunter, Carole (Author), Hard, Natasha (Author) and Hughes, Helen (Author)
Journal or Proceedings TitleProceedings of the 35th Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference (HERDSA 2012)
Number of Pages2
Year2012
Place of PublicationSydney, Australia
Web Address (URL) of Paperhttp://learningleadershipstudy.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/herdsa-2012.pdf
Conference/Event35th Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference (HERDSA 2012)
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35th Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference (HERDSA 2012)
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Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference
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In person
Event Date
02 to end of 05 Jul 2012
Event Location
Hobart, Australia
Abstract

With a focus on innovating practice, this paper details a research project which sought to understand institutional change in blended and flexible learning and distance education through stories of adaptation and leadership development at two major Higher Education distance providers, one based in Australia and the other in New Zealand. DeHub, a DEEWR funded research consortium designed to investigate best practice in distance education provided the funding and opportunity for this study.

Keywordscapacity building; leadership; distance education; elearning; flexible learning
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020390303. Higher education
520104. Industrial and organisational psychology (incl. human factors)
390403. Educational administration, management and leadership
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© Copyright HERDSA 2012. This publication is copyright. It may be reproduced in whole or in part for the purposes of study, research, or review, but is subject to the inclusion of an acknowledgment of the source.

Byline AffiliationsCharles Sturt University
Massey University, New Zealand
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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