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Current Academic Year 2023 - 2024

Please note that this information is subject to change.

Module Title Shaping Global Leaders - Growth Mind-set
Module Code GC2LD
School 53
Module Co-ordinatorSemester 1: Shirley Coyle
Semester 2: Shirley Coyle
Autumn: Shirley Coyle
Module TeacherNo Teacher Assigned
NFQ level 8 Credit Rating 10
Pre-requisite None
Co-requisite None
Compatibles None
Incompatibles None

Learning Outcomes

1. Communicate complex topics effectively using visual, symbolic, statistical and/or language skills in various narrative modes to diverse audiences.
2. Develop critical self-reflection skills.
3. Effectively use information and knowledge in order to make a positive contribution towards a defined challenge.
4. Organise and manage themselves and their activities responsibly, being able to work effectively and ethically as individuals and with others as members of a team, participating in peer assessment and learning.
5. Integrate foundational knowledge and skills from diverse disciplines to develop entrepreneurial ways of thinking and leading.
6. Constructively assess self and peers’ contribution to a project.

Workload Full-time hours per semester
Type Hours Description
Workshop36Workshop contact hours
Total Workload: 36

All module information is indicative and subject to change. For further information,students are advised to refer to the University's Marks and Standards and Programme Specific Regulations at: http://www.dcu.ie/registry/examinations/index.shtml

Indicative Content and Learning Activities

Assessment Breakdown
Continuous Assessment100% Examination Weight0%
Course Work Breakdown
TypeDescription% of totalAssessment Date
AssignmentInnovation Canvas40%n/a
AssignmentConsultancy strategy & fundraising plan10%n/a
AssignmentFLO6 Innovation and Entrepreneurship assessment10%n/a
Reflective journalSelf reflections40%n/a
Reassessment Requirement Type
Resit arrangements are explained by the following categories;
1 = A resit is available for all components of the module
2 = No resit is available for 100% continuous assessment module
3 = No resit is available for the continuous assessment component
This module is category 1
Indicative Reading List

    Other Resources

    Programme or List of Programmes
    GCBSc in Global Challenges

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