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On this part-time MA in Coaching you will integrate your prior work and life experiences with the theoretical concepts underpinning coaching practice.

You will expand your knowledge and understanding of theories and then relate that understanding to the skills and approaches necessary to develop professionally as a coach. This will help you to research and inform your models and modes of coaching practice. To be an effective coach we believe it is important to attend to your personal and emotional development as a coach. With this in mind, we do not just to teach coaching skills or promote ‘one best model’ of coaching. We allow you to explore and expand your coaching repertoire, with structured reflective practice, tutor input, coaching practice as coach and coachee and coach-supervisor support. This enables you to apply your knowledge to a variety of working contexts.

On this part-time MA in Coaching you will integrate your prior work and life experiences with the theoretical concepts underpinning coaching practice.

You will expand your knowledge and understanding of theories and then relate that understanding to the skills and approaches necessary to develop professionally as a coach. This will help you to research and inform your models and modes of coaching practice. To be an effective coach we believe it is important to attend to your personal and emotional development as a coach. With this in mind, we do not just to teach coaching skills or promote ‘one best model’ of coaching. We allow you to explore and expand your coaching repertoire, with structured reflective practice, tutor input, coaching practice as coach and coachee and coach-supervisor support. This enables you to apply your knowledge to a variety of working contexts.

Course Information

Level of Study
Postgraduate

Mode of Study
3 years part-time

Department
Newcastle Business School

Location
City Campus, Northumbria University

City
Newcastle

Start
September 2020

Fee Information

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Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

In this programme you will engage in significant coaching research. Using appropriate research methodologies and data collection methods, you will critically synthesise a body of knowledge relevant to coaching; you will focus on a particular area of coaching that has stimulated your interest during the taught programme.

 On successful completion of this module, you will be able to demonstrate the ability to conduct research and organise the findings into a comprehensive and explicit structure that is critically assessed and linked to the conclusions drawn. This is done by you investigating an organisational issue related to coaching or an individual practice issue and making recommendations for change and improvement. In addition, you will critically reflect on how your research contributes to enhanced organisational and personal practice. 

There will also be the opportunity to engage in coaching supervision, where a coaching supervisor will facilitate a discussion on your coaching practice, challenges and insights. This will support your learning and practice as a coach and your future professional development.

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

The course is delivered by a team of experienced practising coaches, who are engaged in research into coaching and who have a passion for coaching as a developmental approach.

The course, in addition to being an academic qualification is a practical course; preparing you for professional coaching practice.

 

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

Throughout the duration of your course you will have access to state-of-the-art facilities to support your learning experience.

You will primarily be based in our purpose-built Business School, which boasts exceptional facilities such as classrooms, social spaces, Harvard-style lecture theatres, and hub areas.

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

Research-rich learning plays a major part in all of our teaching and this course offers the opportunity to study coaching to Masters level and engage in the latest coaching research. The teaching team are all engaged in coaching research.

Previous students have commended us on their learning experience and there is an opportunity to engage with our regional network of professional coaches.

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

This course will support your professional development as a coach; allowing you to explore and expand your coaching repertoire. With coach-supervisor support, the course provides a platform for you to apply your knowledge and practice of coaching to a variety of working contexts.

The course also provides opportunities to explore potential business development and to expand your range of potential coaching client groups.

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

This course will further enhance your knowledge and skills in coaching, providing you with an advanced qualification that will be highly regarded by employers, clients and a wide range of organisations.

On completion of this course you may choose to work on a freelance basis, or as part of a large organisation or small coaching practice. You may also wish to pursue a career as a people development specialist.

Upon graduation you may wish apply for professional accreditation with a range global professional coaching bodies to further enhance your skill set and employability in the UK and abroad.

Book an Open Day / Experience Coaching

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Coaching at Northumbria. Speak to staff and students from the course and get a tour of the facilities.

Entry Requirements 2020/21

Standard Entry

Applicants should normally have:

A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in any subject.

International qualifications:

If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry

English language requirements:

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent*).

 *The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS.  You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades you will need in our English Language section. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/englishqualifications

Fees and Funding 2020/21 Entry

Full UK Fee: £9,225

Full EU Fee: £9,225

Full International Fee: £9,225

ADDITIONAL COSTS

There are no Additional Costs

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