University of Derby

Careers Education and Coaching

If you aspire to help others chart their future direction, this distinctive masters course is your gateway into fulfilling roles in careers education and coaching. Learn how to design and deliver effective career guidance to make a genuine difference to people's lives You will gain your masters degree alongside a high-quality, nationally recognised professional award, the Qualification in Career Development and achieve high professional standards as this programme is run in association with the Career Development Institute

Course modules

Career Guidance/Coaching Theory, Policy and Practice; The Framework for Professional Practice; Developing Working Relationships with Clients; Using Career and Labour Market Information, Technology and Social Media to Support Career Development; Partnership Working; Research Methods for Developing the Researcher Practitioner; Independent Study.

Assessment methods

Independent Study.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 680 per Module (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 680 per Module (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA Full-time January 2018 GBP 680 per Module (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time January 2018 GBP 680 per Module (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus DE22 1GB East Midlands

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