Key features of the Certificate of Higher Education Open at The Open University UK
- Tailor your qualification to suit your needs
- Choose modules from a wide range of subject areas
- Study that fits your evolving career ambitions or personal interests
Skills for career development
A Certificate of Higher Education Open equips you with a wide range of expertise, skills and capabilities that are much sought after in today’s highly competitive job market. Whatever your choice of modules, this certificate will help you develop key transferable skills, which may include:
- self management
- team working
- problem solving
- communication and literacy
- application of information technology.
The flexibility of our Certificate of Higher Education Open makes it relevant to a wide range of careers and industries – many of which do not require qualifications to be subject-specific. This certificate can help you to develop in your existing employment, or be the first step towards a whole new career. Its flexibility particularly suits people with multi-faceted work roles; and anyone needing to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in their current job or future career path.
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- Career development and employability
- Communication skills for business and management
- Design thinking: creativity for the 21st century
- Discovering mathematics
- Discovering the arts and humanities
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEducation Communication Sciences Management, Organisation & Leadership View 55 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Although they’re introductory modules, having some basic skills before you begin can help you get the best from your studies.
For example, if you choose one of our science, maths or engineering modules you might want to check if your IT and mathematical skills are up to scratch.
For the following subject areas, we offer online diagnostic tools to help you to decide if you’re ready, or if you could do with some extra preparation:
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International6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Students living outside the UK aren’t normally eligible for a tuition fee loan. We suggest checking with your national government or education authority for advice on funding.
There are a number of scholarship opportunities listed on the Scholarship Portal website.
The site features over 1,000 scholarships listed by country, ranging from the Amelia Earhart Fellowship for Women in Science and Engineering, to a Young Horticulturalist of the Year Award.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.