By the end of the microcredential, you’ll be able to...
- Reflect on the key concepts and skills in leading professional learning and relate to the practice within your context
- Evaluate and critique your role and practice in leading and supporting professional learning through mentoring or coaching
- Reflect critically on the main theories, models and approaches to mentoring and coaching as they apply within your own practice
- Apply, reflect, and refine ethical approaches to mentoring or coaching sessions, in planning and practice, considering equality, diversity and inclusion
- Engage with professional communities of practice, including online, to develop working relationships that critically analyse and evaluate research and practice
- Evaluate and critique your own strengths and weaknesses to pro-actively engage in positive self-development
You’ll have access to our online welcome area where you’ll be able to read any announcements relating to your microcredential.
From 10 Oct 2022
Mentoring and Coaching in Professional Learning
Learn how to lead professional learning through effective mentoring and coaching, with The Open University.
13 hours per week
Once you’ve successfully completed the microcredential, you’ll receive your academic credits from The Open University. You’ll also have ongoing, unlimited access to the course materials.
15 UK Credits at Postgraduate level from The Open University
You’ll receive an Open University certificate confirming that you have received 15 academic credits at postgraduate level 7. Credits are awarded on passing the final assessment.
Find out how credits work and where you can use them in our FAQs.
As the UK’s largest university, The Open University (OU) supports thousands of students to achieve their goals and ambitions via supported distance learning, helping to fit learning around professional and personal life commitments.
LocationMilton Keynes, UK
World rankingTop 510Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020