Launched in 2017, the Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership Programme aims to develop leadership competencies in three areas; Making Strategic Choices, Leading People and Other Resources, and Exceling in Personal Leadership Qualities. The Programme is jointly delivered by UONGOZI Institute and Aalto University Executive Education of Finland.
The Programme gives participants the tools to foresee, embrace and drive change, and gain insights into how to become an inspirational and reflective leader who can change the way organisations operate for more sustainable results. The focus themes of the Programme are leadership, with an emphasis on strategic and ethical leadership, sustainable development, communications, human resource management, and leading change. It includes 10 modules that are run over the course of one year.
This is the third module of the Programme, on Developing Financial Skills. The purpose of this module is to give a holistic picture of finance and accounting in a public-sector organisation. The module gives ground for basic financial terms and calculations. Improving performance by understanding efficiency, productivity and cash flow are key components of the module. The outcome of the module is to use the acquired financial knowledge in practice.