School of Education

University of Manchester

Counselling Psychology

The course offers a professional training in counselling psychology and has 4 major components: the development of appropriate theoretical knowledge; the development of research skills; a substantial therapeutic practice component; and an emphasis upon personal development.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or above from a BPS recognised undergraduate degree allowing for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS); IELTS - 7.5 or above with a minimum of 7.0 in each separate sub-category (if English is not the 1st language).

Course modules

Modules include: Counselling Psychology: theory, practice and research; counselling psychology: advanced theory, practice and research; research thesis preparation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DCounsEd Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
DCounsEd Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
DCounsEd Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
DCounsEd Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
DCounsEd Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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