Post Graduate Studies Online - Professional Development Courses For Graduates
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ADL offers an opportunity to obtain a post-graduate qualification through distance learning. Modules are selected from a wide range of courses offered by ADL allowing flexibility and self-paced learning.
Professional Development Courses for Graduates offered in a wide range of subjects – these may include wildlife management, wildlife conservation, psychology, counselling, writing, business, horticulture and many more disciplines. Our professional development courses are a flexible way to expand your own studies to a post-graduate level.
We offer two options –
- Post-Graduate Certificate
- Post-Graduate Diploma
Prerequisites for the Post Graduate Certificate and Post Graduate Diploma are:
- A minimum of 3,000 hours in a recognised university will be acceptable.
- A degree or good level diploma.
- One year's experience in working in a relevant field to their qualification.
The Certificate is awarded upon completion of the following:
- Choose Three (3) modules from the list below which are Post Graduate approved modules, with course codes of 200+ and 300+ (100+ codes are not acceptable).
- PlusResearch Project IV (Thesis Preparation) BGN301 module.
Example: Environmental Studies VEN100 would not be acceptable as a module, since the course code is 100. However, Environmental Assessment BEN301 would be appropriate as it is a 300 level course.
Duration: 400 hours - enrol anytime and self-paced. Post Graduate Certificate must be completed within eight (8)months from the date of enrolment.
Total fees: £1,360 (instalment plans available on request)
Diploma is awarded upon completion of the following:
- Choose Five (5) modules from the list below which are Post Graduate approved modules, with course codes of 200+ and 300+ (100+ codes are not acceptable).
- PlusDissertation BHT330 module
Please Note: The purpose of a dissertation for a post graduate level qualification, is to be able to demonstrate evidence of an understanding of the field, and which may also contribute to the knowledge in that field.
Duration: 900 hours - enrol anytime and self-paced. Post Graduate Diploma must be completed within eighteen (18) months from the date of enrolment.
Total Fees: £3,060 (instalment plans available upon request)
Mentors and Support During The Course
We are here to help you as much as possible during the course. You will receive advice on the choice of your choice. Then when you enrol, you will be allocated a mentor, who will work with you through the modules and your research project/dissertation.
Why Study Your Post-Graduate Course with Us?
We are highly experienced in the delivery of quality distance learning education. This means that your mentor and our staff are all well aware of what is required to ensure that you have a good distance learning experience. You can start the course at any time and work at your own pace. This means it is flexible and you can study when it suits you.
We also offer a wide range of qualifications from a large selection of topics.
You can contact your mentor with any queries via email or phone. They will help you to move through the course and achieve the best results you can.
All of our learning materials are of high quality and ensure the best learning experience for you.
You do not have to have a degree in the same area as the post-graduate qualification. The courses are intended to complement your existing knowledge and expand your opportunities and knowledge in the workplace.
By completing the Research Project IV (Thesis Preparation) and Dissertation (Dissertation Preparation) modules, you are also increasing your academic skills and writing abilities.
I am not a graduate, can you help me?
We understand not everyone has a formal degree, but that many people have a wealth of knowledge, experience and qualifications and may be ready and able to work at a post-graduate level. If you feel you are, then please contact us with more information on your experience, knowledge and qualifications and we can make the best suggestions for you.
If you would like more information and to discuss your Post Graduate options please contact the Registrar at:
Phone: 01227 789 649 Int'l +44 1227 789 649
The modules listed below are 200+ and 300+ codes
They meet the Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma above requirements
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