The entry requirements are a 2nd Class degree in any discipline or equivalent professional qualifications.
In line with the requirements of BACP, applicants also need to demonstrate the following attributes: self awareness, maturity and stability; ability to make use of and reflect upon life experience; capacity to cope with the emotional demands of the course; ability to cope with the intellectual and academic requirements; ability to form a helping relationship; ability to be self-critical and use both positive and negative feedback; awareness of the nature of prejudice and oppression; awareness of the nature of difference and equality; ability to recognise the need for personal and professional support; competence in or the aptitude to develop generic personal skills, including: literacy, numeracy, information technology, administrative skills, self-managements skills, communication and interpersonal skills. We are also looking for students with some experience of working with people in a helping capacity, whether voluntary or paid. In addition, applicants whose 1st language is not English must have an IELTS score of at least 7.00 with at least 6.5 in each sub-test (or equivalent).
Exploration in counselling; understanding in counselling; integration in counselling; practicum; research methods; dissertation.
All modules are assessed on the basis of coursework. The dissertation is a piece of independent research written up in 20,000 words. Master's students attaining exceptional performance (course average of at least 70 per cent including 70 per cent+ for the dissertation) may be awarded a distinction.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,935 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,585 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,935 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,935 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,935 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Keele Campus||Keele||ST5 5BG||West Midlands|
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