University of East London

Course Introduction

This course offers students the chance to develop practical skills supported by a strong theoretical basis that equip them with the skills to provide an effective and credible career coaching service to clients; the course is offered with flexible study options, much of the teaching is accessible online, with the distance learning elements supplemented by intensive skills schools aiming to give students practical skills and a strong network of peers; teaching is delivered by renowned academics from both coaching and career disciplines, and supported by practitioners with recent experience of career coaching themselves; the course allows students to develop: practical skills in career coaching interviews; a theoretical understanding of the prevalent coaching and career theories such as motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioural therapy.

Course Modules

Modules include: Evidence based coaching theory and practice; career coaching theory and practice; research and dissemination parts 1 and 2; the world of work; career interventions: beyond the one'to'one; leadership and organisational coaching; coaching in education; health coaching; psychological perspectives of the self in coaching.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should normally possess a second class honours degree or recognised international equivalent. Applicants without formal qualifications who possess substantial experience in an appropriate field and can demonstrate confidence about taking academic and practical study may be admitted onto the programme. Overall IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,100  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,360  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £2,017  Single Module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,560  Single Module. First year home fees

Part Time
PgCert £1,560  Single Module. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £6,240  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £1,560  Single Module. First year home fees