Professional Practice and Work Based Learning Studies programmes are especially designed for those that want to develop their expertise within their current work. Your work will become the subject of your studies to enable you to work more effectively as a professional practitioner in your field. If you are self-employed or work in an organisation, paid or unpaid and in any employment sector, these work-based programmes enable you to gain qualifications through your work.
Making use of Middlesex's innovative work-based approach to learning your course of study will enable you to enhance your effectiveness in your current work role whilst simultaneously working towards your qualification. Middlesex work based learning courses are used by leading employers in the UK and internationally as they combine individual development with organisational and professional learning. Our programmes in professional practice enable you to build upon existing higher education level study and professional qualifications to further your development and make an impact in your professional area. Our programmes in work based learning studies take as the starting point your learning from experience and can be used to provide highly original and customised qualifications. The level of customisation is even reflected in the title of the qualification, e.g. BA (Hons) Work Based Learning Studies (Leadership and Knowledge Management) or BA (Hons) Work Based Learning Studies (Driver Education).
Our expertise is in supporting you to make the most of your potential in a rapidly changing and highly competitive knowledge driven economy. Professionals across a wide span of areas such as administration, construction, education, financial services, health, maritime, policing, retail, transport have already successfully used Middlesex work based learning. Take charge of your learning and career development by making Middlesex Work Based Learning work for you!
Depending upon your previous experience and learning, your programme of study can be constructed to lead to a BA/BSc(Hons) or Foundation Degree qualification. Individual programmes can also be constructed to lead to a comprehensive range of other qualifications including University Certificates and Diplomas that can be completed in less than a year. They include the following:
Professional Practice and Work Based Learning Studies Programmes are primarily supported through our on-line virtual learning environment, which means that you can gain your degree (or other qualification) without having to find significant additional time to attend the University in person. However, there will be on-campus group based induction and workshop sessions available for all students to support your studies. In addition, on-line induction and workshops sessions will be held for those who cannot attend in person.
As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.
No results were found
No results were found
Applicants will need to be engaged in (paid or unpaid) work and/or professional practice prior to and during their proposed programme of study. This is because your work/professional practice will become the subject of your studies.
Typically, you will be an 'experienced practitioner' with more than five years of work experience in your field.
Step three – Accept our offer of a place
We will send you a formal Letter of Offer of a place by email within five working days if you are successful and an acceptance form which you will need to complete and return within 14 working days.
Enquiries information For further information please contact our admissions office
Institute for Work Based Learning
London NW4 4BT
Phone: +44 (0)20 8411 6118
Professional Practice and Work Based Learning Studies programmes at Middlesex are specifically designed to enhance your effectiveness as a practitioner in your chosen field. You will have the opportunity to gain a qualification that is directly relevant to your field of work and the work-based projects you complete will also make a significant contribution to the achievement of your organisation’s work objectives. Combined, these benefits provide a powerful stimulus to career development and enhancement in your professional area.