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MA Executive & Business Coaching (Top-Up)

Leeds Beckett University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    City Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

Course Details

Explore the key management concepts, theories and models used in coaching and mentoring through an in-depth research project. You will learn to critique and enhance your professional coaching skills through reflexive practice and action learning. You will also hone your understanding of coaching practices to develop your personal coaching profile. You might already be a practising business coach seeking to enhance your coaching methodology and skills, an executive who wants to add coaching to your consultancy portfolio or a human resources director. You will learn to use your skill set and experience as a catalyst for positive change in the workplace. Your supervisor will help you develop your research skills as you carry out an evidence-based research project on a topic linked to your professional practice, expertise or interests. Areas you might choose to focus on include ontological coaching, team coaching or developmental coaching.

Course Benefits

The course is aimed at practicing business coaches seeking to enhance their coaching methodology and skills, HR Directors and training consultants, those with line management responsibility, executives who wish to add coaching to their consultancy portfolio and aspiring coaches from related backgrounds, such as counselling, psychotherapy, teaching and business psychology. The award has many benefits including full advanced standing and module exemption given to prior professional and academic coaching qualifications; assessment by professional 'personal' reflective assignment; assessments are directly applied to your working environment thereby enabling you to apply and crucially evaluate your coaching skills and improve your professional practice. Professor Jeff Gold is a renowned expert in the field of Organisational Learning and is a founding member of the Northern Leadership Academy. He has published widely including key texts such as Leadership and Management Development, Strategies for Action, Human Resource Development and Human Resource Management.

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University information

Leeds Beckett University

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  • Campus address

    Leeds Beckett University, City Campus, Leeds, Leeds, LS1 3HE, England

Leeds Beckett University is a global university, with an alumni community based in 153 countries around the world.
Degrees available to study in-country in China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Mauritius, Nepal and Singapore. In-country staff provide application support and advice.
International students are eligible for scholarships of up to £5,000.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    98th out of 123 2

    73rd out of 81 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    100 46%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    63 63%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    110 55%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    63 63%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.90 78%



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