The Challenges of Careers Work in Higher Education Postgraduate Award enables you to develop an overview of the wider context in which higher education careers work takes place. The module is designed to develop reflective practice in CEIGHE focusing on: the student experience; the evolution and current development of higher education; the management of CEIGHE work; roles, organisations and policies; professional ethics, theoretical perspectives and values.
- Career Development and Coaching Studies (PGDip)
- Career Development and Coaching Studies (MA)
- Career Development and Coaching Studies (PGCert)
- Career Coaching and Counselling (PGA)
- Career Development Theories (PGA)
- Career Education, Information and Guidance in HE (MA)
- Career Education, Information and Guidance in HE (PGCert)
- Career Education, Information and Guidance in HE (PGDip)
- Postgraduate Diploma in Education (FE and Skills) (PGDip)
- Social Work (MA)
Blended learning: attendance learning-led with interactive workshops supported by online study materials.
An average of 8 -10 hours of lectures and 3-5 hours of seminars per week.
Core modules are up to 200 students; optional modules vary (15-75) and seminars typically average around 15-20 students.
Programmes within the department are assessed through a variety of methods depending on the module choices each student makes.
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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There are a number of different ways to visit the University of Warwick throughout the year. We host bespoke PG visits, where you can talk directly with your chosen department and explore our campus through a personalised tour. Some departments also host their own events and open days, where you can learn more about your department or course of study. To find out more about all of these opportunities, visit our Postgraduate Visits page.
Part-time: 1 year
(September 2019 - September 2020)
2:ii in any discipline. If you have alternative qualifications and relevant experience, you are
welcome to discuss these with the course team. You must be working in a higher education careers context and able to produce written work of a good standard.
English Language Requirements
IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0.
Department of Study
Location of Study
University of Warwick
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