London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Career Guidance (with qualifications in Careers Guidance)

This programme develops the theoretical underpinning and the practice of career guidance; most students take the qualification in careers guidance (QCG), the nationally recognised professional qualification awarded by the institute of career guidance (ICG), alongside the PgDip; the 1 or 2 year programme provides students with the capability to work with adults and young people in the wide range of settings in which career guidance is practised.

Entry requirements

Normally QCF Level 6 or equivalent. All short-listed applicants will be invited for an interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Introduction to guidance practice; career theory in action; professional development and reflection; working in partnership (community); working in partnership (education); advanced guidance practice; placements.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7815 6100