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Career Development Theories - PGA (Full-Time, 2018 Entry)

This postgraduate award aims to:

  1. Develop systematic knowledge and comprehensive understanding of classic and contemporary career development theories from a range of discipline areas.
  2. Develop confident and creative practice informed by key career development concepts.
  3. Develop innovative and effective practice appropriate to a range of relevant roles e.g. career-related one-to-one work, group work, employer liaison, online provision, management and marketing.

Core Module:
• Career Development Theories

There are no optional modules for this course.

* The modules mentioned above may be subject to change. Please read our terms and conditions for more detailed information.

30 hours of blended learning consisting of intensive all-day workshops with further materials provided via a virtual learning environment supported by a module reading pack and tutorial.

The assignment consists of a 5,000 word project (100%).


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Essential information


Part-time: 1 year 

Entry requirements

This course is designed for applicants from a wide range of backgrounds including individuals who are currently involved in career development and coaching support, individuals who wish to work in these areas and/or those who are interested in studying for personal interest. You must be able to produce written work of a good standard.

English Language requirements

Band A


Centre for Lifelong Learning

Location of study

University of Warwick

Course fees

Home/EU: £1,100
Overseas: £2,480

Find out more about fees and funding.


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Application information


This information is applicable for 2018 entry.