Having completed the PGDip or an equivalent qualification at another institution, students can return to study our masters 'top-up' module to obtain a full MSc in Career Guidance and Development. Career Guidance and Development course offered at the University of the West of Scotland route is focused on continuous professional development through practitioner-researcher skills, and supports students to take the opportunity to promote their work within the sector.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Career Guidance & Development incorporates the Qualification in Career Development (QCD) accredited by the Career Development Institute (CDI).
- Professional Practice (CGD)
- Advanced Practice (CGD)
- The Contemporary Labour Market (CGD)
- Career Related Policy
- Career Development Theory
- 8 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
International- The latest we can process your application is 6 weeks before the course start date
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- Applicants to the full-time PGDip/QCD should normally hold an honours degree in any subject.
- Applicants to the part-time, online PG Dip/QCD may hold a relevant bachelors degree or equivalent (e.g. a Level 9 Technical Apprenticeship) and significant, relevant work experience.
International13325 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13325 GBP per year during 8 months.
National10765 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10765 GBP per year during 8 months.
For Scottish students, cost of study is £5,570.
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