MSc Personal and Management Coaching
MSc Personal and Management Coaching in Dublin & Cork (UCC)
This Masters programme provides a comprehensive training in both Personal and Management Coaching. The programme is accredited by UCC and follows a logical progression of building coaching skills, creating the coaching relationship, developing coaching approaches, understanding the psychological background and implementing effective coaching practices in one to one or team settings.
The programme also engages in the use of solution focused, person centred, cognitive behavioural, psychodynamic and systemic coaching approaches. The use of mindfulness in coaching is explored as is business coaching and the important role of Coaching supervision. The programme provides training in Psychometric testing that leads to recognition by the British Psychological Society. It is a part-time programme that is delivered one evening a week with occasional Saturdays on campus in UCC. Alternatively for those who prefer online learning this Masters programme in Personal and Management Coaching can also be completed as an online / blended programme which allow students from all over the country to avail of this training. The blended element of this programme involves five training days in Dublin over the course of the year with online training each week.
Students may exit the MSc programme after 60 credits and gain a Post Graduate Diploma in Personal and Management Coaching or after 30 credits and gain a Post Graduate Certificate in Personal and Management Coaching.
Classroom Based Personal and Management Coaching Cork UCC Campus:
Start Day: 29th September 2020
Online / Blended Personal and Management Coaching:
Start Day: 28th September 2020
This course MSc in Personal and Management Coaching is offered fully in both UCC Cork or available through online
• Option One: UCC Campus Classroom based Masters (MSc) in Personal and Management Coaching
Lectures take place in UCC, Cork on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm to 9.30pm, with occasional weekend workshops.
• Option Two: Online / blended Masters (MSc) in Personal and Management Coaching
Lectures take place online each Monday evening from 6.30pm to 9.30pm, with occasional online weekend workshops. Over the course of year one there are five classroom based training days in Dublin.
NFQ LEVEL: 9
DURATION: 2 years
Year 1 Modules MSc Personal and Management Coaching
- AD6001: The Coaching Relationship (5 credits)
The coaching relationship, history of coaching, coaching qualities, skills and competencies.
- AD6002: Coaching Approaches and Skills (5 credits)
Person centred coaching, transference and counter transference, goal setting, an integrated approach to coaching.
- AD6003: Coaching Practicum (20 credits)
Learning through participation in a work setting, supervision, record keeping, reflective writing, written and oral presentations, ethics in coaching and developmental plan.
- AD6005: Mindfulness based Self Management (5 credits)
Self management, well being, life balance, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment theory, emotional intelligence.
- AD6006: Cognitive Behavioural Coaching (5 credits)
Cognitive behavioural coaching, positive psychology, psychology of performance, approach and avoidance goals, self-limiting thinking, cognitive distortions.
- AP6049: Systemic Psychodynamic Coaching with Teams and Individuals (5 credits)
Systemic psychodynamic coaching, team and organisational dynamics, systems at work, organisational coaching interventions.
- AP6050: Business and Management Coaching for Leadership, Change and Organisational Development (5 credits)
Group coaching, mentoring, leadership, change management, motivational interviewing and appreciative inquiry.
Year 2 Modules MSc Personal and Management Coaching
- AD6004: Research Methodology and Reflective Analysis (5 credits)
Methodological traditions of research, design a research project, review and critically appraise research literature, reflective analysis, reflective portfolio.
- AD6007: Personality Analysis & Individual Differences (5 credits)
Personality analysis, personality traits, motivational values, principles of measurement theory, accurate and sensitive feedback to clients.
- AP6051: Dissertation in Coaching (30 credits)
Demonstrate an ability to complete a minor thesis to the appropriate standard.