find your perfect postgrad program
Search our Database of 30,000 Courses

University of Buckingham: Diploma in Mentoring

Institution University of Buckingham View institution profile
Department Education
Web www.buckingham.ac.uk
Email education@buckingham.ac.uk
Telephone 01327 850388
Study type Taught

Summary

This is a twelve-month online course starting every January or September and is worth 120 credits and is 100% online

From September 2021 all schools will need to apply the Early Careers’ Framework process to their Newly Qualified Teachers. This requires good mentors.

This programme is a distance learning course, which comprises of four x 30 credit modules at Level 7 that will include covering all aspects of the Mentor Standards (DfE National Standards for school-based mentors, 2016). Examining these standards enables participants to be able to respond to demands from Ofsted regarding the quality of mentoring in their community. Looking at the Mentor Standards will be combined with rigorous academic study at Master’s level, evaluating and critiquing a range of academic research relating to mentoring and relating to leadership skills and behaviours, integrating research with practice throughout. Students will be able to critically analyse, engage in and reflect on mentoring and evaluate the implications for their own educational setting. They will be expected to develop their ability to explore what it means to be a critically reflective practitioner in their work as a mentor.

Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip

The University of Buckingham

 












About Buckingham

We offer postgraduate programmes across a varied mix of subject areas: Security and Intelligence, Psychology, International Studies, Economics, History, Philosophy, Business, Data Science, Law, Finance, Medicine and Education.

Our taught programmes have a similar amount of contact time as an undergraduate degree. They are made up of a range of modules that are delivered through lectures, seminars and tutorials, and will enable you to develop a higher level of expertise.

“Buckingham helped me to achieve my education goal through support, encouragement and inspiration.” …

View Profile

Not what you are looking for?

Browse other courses in Teaching (primary teaching) or Teaching (secondary teaching), or search our comprehensive database of postgrad programs.

Scholarship Opportunity with Postgrad.com

Are you a PG student at this University or have you applied to study a postgraduate program at a university in Europe? Tell us your plans and qualify for a £500.00 PGS Scholarship.

Click here