Coaching psychology is a thriving area of applied psychology. This programme is accredited by International Coach Federation and combines Heriot-Watt's MSc in Business Psychology, the most established in Europe, with the study of professional coaching.
Coaching psychology is a thriving area of applied psychology which deals with professional and personal issues in a practical way.
There is a growing demand for experts in evidence-based coaching who can offer effective non-clinical interventions to help individuals and teams by increasing productivity, managing talent and dealing with conflict, stress and change. This demand exists across a number of sectors and areas of performance, including:
occupational, educational, health, counselling, sports psychology, leadership, management, organisational development, human resources.
For MSc entry, students will typically have a First or Second Class Honours Degree.
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