Alphacrucis College

Details for Developing Women Leaders

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Paper code: MIN214
  • Credit points: 15
  • Total workload hours per week: 10
  • Number of timetabled hours per week: 4 *

* Note: Papers with reduced contact hours (such as those taught in Intensive format) will have an increased assessment component.

The paper Developing Women Leaders is part of the subject area Ministry and is offered as a part of the following Awards: Bachelor of Contemporary Ministry (New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA)).

Paper Content

Curriculum Objective

This course unit provides the student with an understanding of the principles of developing women in leadership and models of leadership adopted by women.


Students should be able to:

Subject Content

  1. Social, cultural and theological grounds for gender equality in leadership
  2. The styles, theories and models of leadership adopted by women
  3. Developing and mentoring women as leaders
  4. Communication and Relational skills as applied to women’s leadership and management
  5. Developing personal resources specific to women, such as balancing work and home life.

This course may be offered in the following formats

Lectures, guided discussion, class seminars and presentations.

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis College.

Assessment Methods

Summary weekly readings (20%, 750 words); Devotional Reflection (10%, 500 words); Critical book review (20%, 750 words); Essay / leader interview (50%, 2000 words)

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