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Counselling MSc
Counselling MSc

Counselling MSc

  • ID:UNIC440288
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • Applicants will need either a first or second class bachelors’ degree. Additionally, applicants will be carrying out placements whilst working with clients.
  • Having a critical self-awareness and a willingness to reflect on your own process throughout this course is therefore required.
  • Voluntary or professional experience of support work with adults is desirable, but not essential.

English requirement

  • Minimum standard – IELTS 6.5 overall (or equivalent) with a score no lower than 6.0 for writing and no remaining band/component below 5.5

Course Information

This postgraduate degree in Counselling is an opportunity to gain a greater understanding of human thinking, reasoning and their actions and offers the chance to take the first steps into a career in counselling. Our MSc in Counselling course provides you with a level of knowledge and skills that will allow you to develop as counsellors, and once you have gained further experience and client hours you will be able to pursue a range of professional opportunities.

If you have a first degree in Psychology that is Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) accredited, your postgraduate training opportunities will include doctoral training on British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited courses in Counselling Psychology.

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  • Clinical Hours
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods (10 Credits)
  • Dissertation and Research Methods (50 Credits)
  • Counselling Skills and Process (30 Credits)
  • Placement and Supervision (30 Credits)
  • Counselling Theory and Practice (40 Credits)
  • Self-Awareness and Reflectiveness (20 Credits)
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • careers in private practice, educational and the healthcare institutions, community services

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

 £470 per year

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