Leading Innovative Partnerships in Extended Education - Faculty, Information & Schedule

Course information, faculty and schedule


Course Convenors:

Ms Louise Albertyn & Dr Allistair Witten

Course Fees

The course cost is R2 500 per person and includes the six day course, resources, certificate and catering. Principals/School Management Teams please contact educationinnovation@gsb.uct.ac.za  to apply for partial scholarship if required.

Key Take-outs

By the end of the course, participants will have formed a deep a relevant understanding of:

  • Systems thinking
  • The key elements of systemic change at schools with specific emphasis on collaboration
  • The key elements of systemic change at schools with specific emphasis on innovation.
  • The role of the non-profit sector in the School-based Complementary Learning Framework.
  • Asset-based approaches to school and community development.
  • Leadership in schools – leading in complex environments.
  • Key Components of Project management

Course Information

This interactive four-week course with two additional sessions offers a rich learning experience that blends theory and practice with a focus on the latter. The course will take place on four consecutive Saturday from 08:30 - 15:30 and two additional meeting days in 2018.   Venues include The University of Cape Town's Graduate School of Business and UCT GSB MTN Solution Space Philippi Village

Please apply by 12 February 2018.

  • Week 1: Saturday 24 February:  Role of the partnerships (UCT Graduate School of Business)
  • Week 2: Saturday 3 March:        Identifying the different potential partners
  • Week 3: Saturday 10 March:      Building and managing partnerships
  • Week 4: Saturday 17 March:      Sustainability and Accountability in Partnerships

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