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Counselling

University of Worcester

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
13700 GBP/year
7080 GBP/year
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About

The Counselling programme of University of Worcester will bring you a step closer to a career in counselling or clinical psychology. You will strengthen your theoretical knowledge, debate issues and hone your research skills, all of which you can apply to your career in healthcare.

Overview

The Counselling programme of University of Worcester will prepare you for a range of therapeutic occupations across the statutory, private and voluntary sectors.

You can tailor your course to your preferences by choosing from a number of pathways. You also have the option to study part-time, providing you with a flexible degree that can fit alongside your busy life. After you've completed the course, you'll be able to register for professional training or further study. Whatever your career interests may be, we will support you to become a confident and experienced counselling practitioner.

Key features

  • Available as a full-time (one year) or part-time (up to six years) course.
  • The opportunity to complete Intermediate Counselling Awards, providing flexibility for our students.
  • A combination of teaching methods including group seminars, lead lectures, individual tutorials and online resources.
  • Staff with extensive experience in a range of psychology and psychotherapeutic settings.
  • Progress to further study on a Clinical or Counselling psychology Doctorate courses.

Where could it take you?

Employability

Our programme will prepare you for a range of therapeutic occupations across the statutory, private and voluntary sectors.

You can also progress to further study, providing a strong platform for a Clinical or Counselling psychology Doctorate courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory for Practice: Towards an Integrative Approach 
  • The Psychology of Mental Health
  • Advanced Research Analysis
  • Development in Therapeutic Interventions 
  • Managing the Therapeutic Relationship and Change
  • Professional, Political and Social Context of Counselling and Psychotherapeutic Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:2 Honours degree in Psychology. Other qualifications, together with appropriate experience, or substantial related experience alone, will be considered. 
  • International students must hold a qualification equivalent to a UK first or second class hours degree.
  • The IELTS score for international applicants is 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component). Other English Language qualifications will be considered. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7080 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Part-time fees:
  • UK / EU, EEA: 590 GBP per 10 credits
  • NON-EU / EEA: 1,142 GBP per 15 credits

Funding

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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