University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Learning and Development Management

The course has been specifically designed to support the continuing professional development needs of those involved in learning and development in private and public sector organisations. Local authority personnel, health workers, independent trainers, training administrators seeking a broader understanding of the principles of learning and development, managers with a responsibility for learning and development, others with a significant learning and development content in their jobs and those aspiring to a career in learning and development.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or professional equivalent, professional relevant experience will be considered. Computer literacy skills and access to a computer for the use of e-mail and the Internet. Applications are encouraged from individuals without the standard qualifications for entry but who have the motivation, ability and experience to benefit from the programme of study.

Course modules

Core modules: developing effective leadership; critical social policy in education and public services; dissertation; methods of enquiry. 1 from the following modules: Mentoring and coaching; advanced practitioner; an introduction to current issues in early childhood education; managing learning and development in organisations; education society and development; evidence-based practice; concepts problems and analysis.

Assessment methods

Presentations, projects, assignments and small group activities.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 800 per Credit module (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01484 478249