Nowadays, leadership coaching is becoming vitally important to successful businesses. This program provides valuable guidance on how the best coaches get the most out of leaders. It reveals core philosophies, critical capabilities, and the secrets of coaching success. It emphasizes the connection between the mind, body, spirit, and emotion and relates it to behavior. It provides an integrated approach to life coaching, business environment, empowerment, leadership, and overall success.
We also offer this program as a Bachelor's or Ph.D.
Coaching & Leadership Online via distance learning
This module is applicable to Specialist, Expert, Bachelor's, Master's & Ph.D. (Doctor) Degree Programs. This academic program is designed at the postgraduate level (Master’s or Doctoral). This module may also be adapted to complete the course requirements of Specialist, Expert Diploma, or Bachelor’s Degree. A further option is an enrollment into each of the courses listed within this specialization module. This module may be combined or completed with other modules from this faculty. For example: Business & Economic Consulting - Business Administration - Conflict Resolution - Executive Leadership - Human Resources - Management Science - Organizational Communication - Organizational Psychology - Organizational Studies - Protocol & Etiquette.
Method of instruction: Distance Learning Higher Education
This distance learning education program is completed by a traditional correspondence instruction method. Once you sign up for the course, Bircham International University will send you (to your mailing address) the suggested textbooks. After reading the book, you will be asked to write a 20 to 35 pages report that reflects your understanding of the book. This report is equivalent to the exam and can be submitted by email or mail. Bircham International University will evaluate your written work. If passed, BIU will issue the corresponding diploma. For more instructions about BIU pedagogy, tutoring, and evaluation, please read our distance learning education study guide.
Students enrolling in this distance education program should be aware that:
Location: Bircham International University needs a functional geographical location to ship the book and materials for successful completion of this program of study.
Communication: Email, courier, phone are key communication instruments with Bircham University that play an important role in the progress and support of this program of study.
Capacity: Any impediment, physical or psychological, to read a book and write a report must be communicated to Bircham International University prior to enrollment into this distance learning program.
Technology: No specific technology is required to complete this distance education program.
Language: Book reading and report writing in another language other than English must be requested (and approved by BIU) prior to enrollment in any distance learning program.
Discrimination: There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, gender, beliefs, or religion.
Age: Check the admission requirements for each distance education degree program.
Duration - Anthropology Online via distance learning
For a program of 21 credits, the estimated time for completion is 21 weeks. For 45 credits, the estimated time for completion will be 45 weeks, and so on. Calculations are approximate. The length of each distance learning degree program is calculated based on an average of 15 hours of learning per week. It also depends on the number of validated credits from previous knowledge and the level of commitment to the studies.
Master's Degree - Coaching & Leadership Online
Tuition Fee: Min. 4.680 Euros (6.120 US$) | Max. 7.020 Euros (9.180 US$).
Master's Degree Online: 36 - 54 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
Composition: Coaching & Leadership via distance learning = 36 Academic credits + Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Psychology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example Executive Leadership. + 13 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis.
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course.
This course introduces the theory, the empirical research, and the applied issues in developmental psychology. It discusses the social, psychological, cultural, emotional, and spiritual aspects of development and stresses on the applications of these theories to counseling. Students are encouraged to revisit their own developmental path.
Academic Supervisor: Catherine Wanjiru GachuthaThe Search for Meaning
This course focuses on the relationship between problems and the meaning individuals seeks in life. The distinction is made between philosophy and spirituality. It explores the stages of psychological and spiritual development of the individual and the methods for evoking meaning and purpose in life.
Academic Supervisor: Agusti Guisasola PradosInterpersonal Communication
This course deals with spontaneous human interaction in face-to-face situations. It gives special attention to perception, language, and attitudes in small groups; leadership and participation in groups, committees, conferences, and public discussions; and logical and psychological aspects of group processes. It analyzes how to improve communication climates and manage interpersonal conflicts.
Academic Supervisor: Fernando Fernández SánchezMulticultural Diversity
The course shows how to deal with a different culture. It covers identity development, acculturation, class, prejudice and discrimination, demographics, and verbal and non-verbal communication in the context of different cultures and values. It examines the impact of different cultural backgrounds on managerial decisions and highlights the complexities of management in a global environment.
Academic Supervisor: Catherine Wanjiru GachuthaDecision Making & Analysis
This course examines the major decisional areas to establish goals and determines strategies. It deals with the dynamic conditions of uncertainty and risk characterizing the environment of modern organizations. It emphasizes the analytical approaches for problem formulation and solution as well as decision implementation.
Academic Supervisor: Earle TaylorEmotional Intelligence
This course delineates the five crucial skills of emotional intelligence and shows how they determine our success in relationships, work, and even our physical well-being. What emerges is an entirely new way to talk about being smart. It explains why empathy, self-awareness, and self-discipline are essential to successful and positive human interaction. It provides an effective tool that can make our schedules, behaviors, and relationships more manageable.
Academic Supervisor: Francisco Yuste PausaWorking in Complex Systems
This course develops the theoretical foundation and intervention models of complex systems and it is based on the cognitive model, social learning principles, and general systems theory. These analytical models are applied to organizational case studies.
Academic Supervisor: Charles R. NicholsOrganizational Leadership
This course develops an understanding of oneself and of others as both individuals and group members. It examines individual coaching, group motivation and leadership, team building, and behavioral processes at the individual, group, and inter-group level. It shows the impact of the self on others and how to overcome the barriers that prevent organizational leadership.
Academic Supervisor: Charles R. NicholsEntrepreneurship Leadership
This course focuses on the aspects of leader-follower interaction, namely the effective use of power and influence, and the understanding of what motivates individual and group followers. It develops interpersonal communication skills that increase leader effectiveness in achieving workforce results. It shows how to discover and manage your own strengths and weaknesses, and how to attract, recruit, and build up a talented team.
Academic Supervisor: Charles R. NicholsCoaching & Executive Leadership
This course shows how to get the most from employees. Managers learn how to be more than just a boss and develop the skills and strategies to become more like a coach to their employees. It shows how to tap into the hidden strengths and talents of employees, to inspire peak performers to even greater levels of productivity, to confront inappropriate behavior, and turn problem employees into productive workers.
Academic Supervisor: Francisco Yuste PausaCoaching Strategies
This course reviews important strategies related to leadership, motivation, and coaching and their applications in various situations. It considers leadership communication strategies, creative thinking, teamwork, motivation, and the effect of different leadership and coaching styles upon the organization. It focuses on the coaching intervention strategies used in managing different organizational settings.
Academic Supervisor: Francisco Yuste PausaPerformance Psychology
This course integrates different domains to shape performance psychology, a discipline that focuses on what influences peak and non-peak performance. It explores performance in sports, music, management, and the arts both for individuals and teams/groups, looking at the influence of cognition, perception, personality, motivation, attention, stress, coaching, and age.
Academic Supervisor: Fernando Miralles
Admission requirements - Coaching & Leadership
For official admission status at Bircham distance education university; you need to send in a filled out, dated, and signed official Application for Admission. You may download this application form from the website or request it by email or mail. Please send this application and enclosed documents to our address. You may also submit this application and attached documents by email in a PDF Format.
Bircham International University issues an admission certificate after receiving your complete application for admission. This document will show the number of credits transferred and validated from previous education and experience, and the number of credits required to complete the distance learning degree program's major. Bircham University can not perform this evaluation without the complete application for admission.