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Mentoring in the Community Cert

Mentoring in the Community Cert
The University Certificate in Mentoring in the Community forms part of the Centre for Volunteering and Community Leadership portfolio of Continuous Professional Development for the Public, Voluntary, Community and Faith Sector.

This undergraduate course aims to explore the key components of the mentoring process and to identify the skills involved in mentoring. Mentoring in the Community develops awareness of effective action plans and goal setting and explores mentoring projects in the community. 

Upon completion of this course you will be eligible for the ILM Certificate in Mentoring in the Workplace.

THIS COURSE IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING FOR THE 2016 ENTRY

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Entry and Admissions

Award Type:

Cert

Ancillary Award:

CPD

Level:

Undergraduate

Study Mode:

Part time

Delivery Method:

Campus

Course Length:

Part-time: One year

Partner Colleges:

No Partner College

Campus:

Preston and Burnley

Start Date:

September

Entry Requirements:
You will be expected to have volunteering and community action experience and to be able to demonstrate via interview and portfolio that you can benefit from Higher Education. You may be asked to complete a short essay.
DBS Checks:

This course will involve access to children and/or vulnerable adults. You will be required to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance (formerly termed CRB) and we will guide you through this process.

Course Content

Course Outline:
     

Learning Environment & Assessment:

You will undertake classroom based workshops and a practical placement in the community

Assessment is via coursework. No formal examinations are part of the course.

Academic Expertise

We are committed to delivering academic learning of the highest quality, helping you to stretch your mind and fulfil your university ambitions.

Learning outcome & aims

We aim to create the perfect blend of knowledge, practical experience and relevance to equip UCLan graduates with the confidence and skills they need to get ahead in the world of work.

Industry links & professional accreditation

We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.

Work experience and international opportunities

At UCLan we work with a range of businesses and organisations, many of which provide work experience opportunities and project briefs to enable to you gain real work experience whilst you undertake your postgraduate programme. Your course tutor will advise on opportunities available within your course and the UCLan Careers Team can provide help, advice and guidance on how to apply for them and how to make the most of these opportunities.

Graduate Careers

The UCLan Careers Team offer ongoing supportive careers advice and guidance throughout your course and after graduation, along with a range of modules, work experience opportunities and events to help you acquire the skills to make you stand out to potential employers in today’s competitive market.

Testimonials

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Progression Routes

From foundation courses through to world-leading research degrees, you can study a wide range of subject areas at UCLan. Whether you want to develop your knowledge in a subject you enjoy or gain further qualifications to enhance your career, at UCLan there are numerous progression routes for you to follow.

Fees & Funding

For further information contact UCLan
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this course, our comprehensive How to Apply pages will guide you through the process. Here at UCLan, our aim is to encourage you to develop your potential and we offer a flexible approach to admissions, which reflects our commitment to all those who would benefit from our courses.

UCAS

UCAS Code:

Short Form of Course: BSc/MedTec

Institution Code Name: CLANC

Institution Code: C30

Campus Site: U

University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, Lancashire, United Kingdom

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk