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Career Coaching and Counselling - PGA (Part-Time, 2019 Entry)

Core Module:

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


    30 hours of blended learning that is predominantly an intensive, two-day workshop with further materials provided via a virtual learning environment including webinar, peer and tutorial support.

    Contact Hours:

    An average of 8 -10 hours of lectures and 3-5 hours of seminars per week.

    Class Sizes:

    Core modules are up to 200 students; optional modules vary (15-75) and seminars typically average around 15-20 students.


    The assignment consists of a 5,000 word project (100%). Typically, you are asked to critique a case study of a career coaching interaction, and then record and comment on your own use of career coaching concepts in a career helping conversation.

    Our graduates have gone on to work for organisations including:

    • St Catherine’s College Oxford
    • Careers Wales
    • Job Centre plus
    • Careers and enterprise company

    They have progressed into roles such as:

    • Careers Consultant
    • Widening Participation worker
    • Recruitment Consultant
    • Job Coach

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    Essential information

    Course Code



    Part-time: 1 year

    (May 2019 - May 2020)

    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

    IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0

    Department of Study

    Centre for Lifelong Learning

    Location of Study

    University of Warwick

    Course Fees

    See Student Finance


    In 2016/17, we allocated over £36 million in scholarship funding to postgraduate students. The University is also part of a number of prestigious government Scholarship schemes, including Chevening, Fulbright, Commonwealth and Marshall. For more information click here.

    Additional Course Costs

    Find out more about fees and funding on the University website.


    How to Apply

    Department website

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    This information is applicable for 2019 entry.