University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

International Student Advice and Support

This programme addresses the needs of a range of professionals who work or seek employment in educational settings where the recruitment and personal, academic and professional support of international students is core business. Principally this programme enables individuals working with international students (for example in student support services and international offices) in the independent sector (e.g. English language schools, public schools), and in higher and further education to systematically develop, extend and deepen their knowledge of both theory and practice. This programme addresses the central issues facing international student advisors in their day-to-day working lives.

Entry requirements

2.2 (or international equivalent) including 2 years relevant experience. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Modules: cross-cultural aspects of advice and support; advice-giving and client care; legal frameworks and advice giving; managing complexity: advanced competencies for international student advisors.

Assessment methods

Each 15 credit module is assessed by a written assignment of 3000 words or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,510 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 21 months
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,510 per Whole course (Scotland) 21 months
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,510 per Whole course (Wales) 21 months
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,510 per Whole course (England) 21 months
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 5,050 per Whole course (International) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jubilee Campus Nottingham NG8 1BB East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Education Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0115 951 4543