Taught course

Coaching and Development

Institution
University of Portsmouth · Department of Organisation Studies and Human Resource Management
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

January 2020 and September 2020 entry requirements

January 2020: An honours degree in a relevant subject, or substantial professional experience and/or qualifications in coaching or other related field. September 2020: Postgraduate Diploma in Coaching and Development, or equivalent 120 postgraduate credits obtained within the last 5 years. Applicants whose credits were gained over 5 years ago may be eligible to apply through a Recognition of Prior Learning route.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?

If you are an existing coaching professional who has gained a Postgraduate Diploma in Coaching and Development, or in a related area then this part time one year course will take your coaching training to Master's level, increasing your skills and employability.

You'll hone your coaching knowledge and abilities through a 3 day intensive learning block that will focus on developing your research method skills and abilities, enabling you to complete a dissertation on a coaching subject of your choosing. You'll get support from a supervisor during your studies too - via Skype, telephone calls and face-to-face meetings where possible.

Find out more about this course, our facilities and generous scholarships by attending one of our regular open evenings where you can meet teaching staff and current students.

WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE?

On this course you can:

· Take part in a research skills development workshop, where you will develop the skills necessary to complete the dissertation

· Work through proposal development activities, further deepening your knowledge of the field

· Tap in to our Library’s vast selection of electronic resources, which can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection

WHAT OPPORTUNITIES MIGHT IT LEAD TO?

Previous students have gone on to set up their own coaching companies and coaching training organisations. Here are some other routes our graduates have pursued:

Here are some routes our graduates have pursued:

  • business development
  • consultancy work
  • mentoring
  • education
  • training
  • health sector

Fees and funding

UK students
£3,500
International students
£5,030

This course is not eligible for Government Postgraduate Loan

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Centre - Portsmouth Business School
Email
bal-enquiries@port.ac.uk
Phone
023 9284 2991