University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Coaching and Development

If you wish to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding in the rapidly developing field of coaching without giving up employment, then this is the ideal course for you. This course consists of three separate stages, the Postgraduate Certificate, the Postgraduate Diploma and the Master's, each taking a year to complete. You can enter the programme at any stage relevant to your qualifications and experience. Completion of each stage enables you to continue to the next, with or without a break between each stage, but there is no obligation to do so. These part-time, work-based courses allow you to fit in studying easily around work and other commitments. This programme is aimed at leaders, managers and training professionals who want to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in this rapidly developing field. Students may be seeking to use a coaching approach in a line management role, looking to build a coaching culture within their organisation to enhance performance or even embark on a second career as a professional freelance coach. This course is provided by the University of Portsmouth in conjunction with TPC Leadership, a well-respected company which provides coaching, training and consultancy services. Find out more about this course and our facilities 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: participate in live web-based chat forums to discuss your work with TPC trainers and other students make an effective contribution to your workplace, as well as improve your career prospects 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

Entry requirements

MSc: An honours degree in a relevant subject, or substantial professional experience and/or qualifications in coaching or other related field. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Foundation coaching skills; creating insights; applied positive psychology in coaching; coaching leaders; transformational coaching; coaching in organisations; coaching teams and groups; coaching mastery.

Assessment methods

Teaching and Assessment: The course takes a work-based learning approach which allows you to apply this knowledge and theory to your workplace. This approach means you produce current and applied work-based assignments for assessment. This programme is assessed, quality assured and awarded by the University of Portsmouth whilst TPC's world-class trainers and facilitators deliver course content and work with you to develop your knowledge and understanding of coaching. How are you assessed? Assessment consists of a 3,000 word research proposal leading to a 12,000 word Investigative Project/Dissertation allowing you to pursue a topic of personal interest which may directly relate to future employment, your organisation or to opportunities for future employment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Centre - Faculty of Business and Law
Telephone number: 
02392842991