Mentoring and Coaching

Module codes: ED7114, ED7115

Module co-ordinators: Fay Baldry and Joanne Griffiths

The module provides you with the opportunity to explore your own practice and to examine some of the dilemmas and challenges of using mentoring and coaching techniques in a variety of circumstances. You will explore different models of mentoring and coaching and apply what you find most attractive to your own mentoring and coaching activities. You will develop essential skills for today’s schools and extend your skills in mentoring and coaching.


  • Self-directed study

  • Tutorial support, via email or face-to-face
  • Blackboard, the University's virtual learning environment
  • Several taught sessions across the year (provisional dates for 2016/17 - subject to change):
    • Saturday 5 November 2016, 9.00am-1.00pm
    • Wednesday 7 December 2016, 2.00pm-6.00pm
    • Saturday 28 January 2017, 9.00am-1.00pm
    • Wednesday 27 February 2017, 2.00pm-6.00pm
    • Saturday 18 March 2017, 9.00am-1.00pm
    • Wednesday 26 April 2017, 2.00pm-6.00pm
    • Saturday 20 May 2017, 9.00am-1.00pm
    • Wednesday 7 June 2017, 2.00pm-6.00pm


  • Discursive writing
  • Portfolio
  • Formal presentation