The Postgraduate Certificate course develops the communication skills required by supervisors/managers to effect positive change in the agri-food and rural business sector. The course consists of three modules, which concentrate on the specific skills required to work effectively and provide an introduction to the core concepts associated with the three options on the Postgraduate Diploma programme.
Examples of topics covered on the course include: developing others, motivating and providing leadership, facilitating organisational change and communicating effectively in a range of business contexts.
- Skills to affect change within businesses
- Rural business dynamics
- Integrating learning with business needs
Normally completed over one semester of full-time study or one year of part-time study.
How to apply
Applicants for the Postgraduate Certificate course should apply using the on-line Queen’s University Belfast Postgraduate application form, which can be found at www.qub.ac.uk