• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
Are you working as a formal coach or developing coaching and mentoring skills as part of a teaching, leadership or managerial approach? Are you looking to help people identify and work on their skills, performance, behaviour, development, transition and transformation needs? Earn an Education - Leadership Coaching And Mentoring degree at the University of Derby.

About

  • We offer an integral and essential step on the path to establishing the professional credibility and status of coaching and mentoring
  • We respect that coaching and mentoring is developmental and not remedial and therefore our provision is supported by values and beliefs akin to coach and mentor education growth and mastery
  • Our emphasis is on aspects of coaching and mentoring as the enabler of learning with reflection on own practice to align with wider professional and organisational necessities
  • You can work voluntarily with UOD Student Mentoring Scheme and receive additional Mentor Training and additional recognition for this outside your studies
  • You can study full-time or part-time, often at weekend workshops, to help you fit around commitments
  • Participants can get Student Affiliate Status with the AC during their studies.
Careers

Some of the graduates of this Education - Leadership Coaching And Mentoring degree at the University of Derby are already self-employed coaches working at executive level, some are working in leadership and managerial or in HR/OD roles across sectors and some make career moves having shaped their next step through their process of study.

Some graduates are working in education, health care and business, and are thinking about how developing coaching behaviours and skills can improve teaching and learning, while others have gone on to implement coaching and mentoring  programmes on the basis of what they have learned. Some of our graduates have received national and international recognition for their coaching and mentoring achievements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Crafting Your Masters Study
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Independent study 
  • The Leader as Coach and Mentor‌
  • Principles and Practices of Coaching and Mentoring‌

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      3-6 years
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You will usually need an undergraduate or an equivalent credit bearing qualification to be accepted on the programme. It is preferred that you have some basic training in either coaching or mentoring however even if you are just interested to know more, it is worth contacting us because you might have relevant professional experience that we could take into account. Applicants can expect to be interviewed prior to acceptance on this Specialist Pathway.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
UK/EU Full-time/ Part-time: £600 per 20 credits

Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • We have a range of scholarships and discounts available to students from outside the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA).
  • We award scholarships based on your application to study; there is no separate form to complete. All applications from eligible students will be considered for a scholarship by our international admissions team. We will notify you of your scholarship when we make you an offer, and apply your discount to your remaining fees.
  • You must be applying for a full-time degree and applications for postgraduate research, online studies, foundation and pre-sessional language programmes are not eligible for a discount or scholarship.

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