Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Psychotherapeutic Counselling

This course offers a unique opportunity to gain your experience and develop your professional knowledge and skills in Counselling under the guidance of highly qualified and committed staff. Taught by highly experienced psychologists with diverse interests. The course also uses an integrative model, which allows students to study both unity between different theories, also looking at complexity and difference.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree; applications welcome from those with qualifications relevant to counselling, e.g., registered mental health nurse, qualified social worker, etc. and from those with evidence of working at degree level via a post qualification portfolio; applicants must have successfully completed a certificate in counselling or equivalent for both routes; applicants must obtain a counselling placement whereby they can undertake a minimum of 150 hours of supervised counselling practice during the course; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Counselling theory and research; personal and professional development; professional, legal and ethical studies; counselling skills practice and development.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 33 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 33 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 33 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 33 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 33 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 34 per Credit (EU) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 34 per Credit (England) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 34 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 34 per Credit (Scotland) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 34 per Credit (Wales) 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus) Stoke on Trent ST4 2DF West Midlands

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