Whether you are looking to enhance your professional practice, change your career or get started on a new pathway, our undergraduate and postgradaute courses will help you achieve your goals. 

Our programmes are designed for professionals working with young people across many educational and community sectors.  All of our programmes are delivered in a flexible way to enable you to achieve further qualifications while working. 

Postgradaute Courses

Masters in Education

If you are looking for a flexible route to a Masters in Education, you can choose from a range of our postgraduate modules to create your own pathway of study following your own interests and professional engagement.

This programme is delivered fully online so you can fit your study around your work and social commitments.

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MEd Autism and Learning

This programme is for parents, teachers, therapists, care workers and other practitioners involved in supporting individuals on the autism spectrum.

Autism and Learning is an interprofessional programme so there is great opportunity to share your learning and interest with colleagues from different backgrounds.

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MEd Community Learning and Development

Community Learning and Development will interest those involved in youth work, adult learning, community arts and community development from a wide range of backgrounds incluidng communituy education, housing, planning and social work.

This programme is ideal if you want to extend your role and improve your responsibilities and contribution.

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MEd Early Years

If you are working with children aged 0-8 Early Years will help you lead and shape change in a range of educational settings.

This programme is delivered fully online so that you can fit your study around your work and personal commitments.

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PGCert Gaelic Medium Education

Our STREAP programme aims to meet the needs of fully qualified educationalists who want to enhance and extend professional practice in the teaching of subject/stage through the medium of Gaelic.

Tha am prògram STREAP ag amais air coinneachadh ri feumannan luchd-foghlaim proifeiseanta a tha airson leasachadh a dhèanamh air an sgilean proifeiseanta a chum a bhith nas comasaiche cuspairean/ìrean sònraichte a theagasg tro mheadhan na Gàidhlig.

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MEd Inclusive Practice

Inclusive Practice is designed for teachers and lecturers working in prs-school, primary, secondary and further education, including those with a particular interest in additional support needs.

This programme is available online, but face to face teaching may be negotiated with your local authority representative.

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MSc Leadership in Professional Contexts

This programme is designed to provide opportunities for aspiring leaders in a variety of professional settings, such as education, social sericdes, fire services, nursing, caring agencies and the police.

Leadership in Professional Contexts is delivered fully online so that you can fit your study around your work and social commitments.

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MSc Mindfulness

Studies in Mindfulness is run in partnership with the Minfulness Assocciation Ltd and is suitable for beginners as well as those who already have an established mindfulness practice.

This programme is studied online and through residential workshops.

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MEd Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support

This programme is open to all professionals who have a caring role with young people and meets the continuing professional development needs of those who wish to extend their skills and knowledge into new areas of guidance, care and support.

You can study Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support fully online.

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MSc Person Centred Counselling

This programme is designed for those intending to make counselling a primary focus in their work setting and is professionally validated by Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland.

Counselling is now a recognised area of mental health therapy in the UK with a growing range of career options.

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Teaching Qualification in Further Education

TQFE is deisgned for in-service lecturers working in Scotland's colleges, enabling them to review their own practice and enhance the experience of all learners in further education.

This programme is accredited by the General Teaching Council of Scotland and will allow you to apply for voluntary registration.

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Professional Undergraduate Courses

BA Chlidhood Practice

BA Childhood Practice is a work-based programme validated by the Scottish Social Services Council for practitioners working with children aged 0-16.

You can study Childhood Practice fully online so that your study fits around your work and social commitments.

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BA Professional Development

BA Professional Development is a flexible programme for professionals in a range of settings such as education, community learning, care and social sectors.

Due to the flexiblity of this programme it provides a route to degree level study for participants from non-tradiational backgrounds who may have already gained an HNC or HND or professional experience developed over several years.

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Counselling Skills

The Counselling Skills course is for anyone who wants to improve their interpersonal skills for personal or professional development.

This programme is an excellent starting point if you want to train as a counsellor, psychotherapist or if you would like to embed effective communication skills in existing professional and voluntary roles.

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