Taught course

Studies in Mindfulness

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Education
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants will be able to provide evidence that they can work at postgraduate level. They must be able to undertake studies and related developments in their workplace setting or other appropriate agency.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme seeks to meet the needs of experienced practitioners from a variety of settings who aim to enhance their practice and extend their professionalism. It must be stressed that the Studies in Mindfulness programme is not only academic. Mindfulness needs to be taught within an experiential context as it is a dynamic and personal process. For this reason the programme team includes a number of experienced mindfulness practitioners. Students attend a week long retreat on Holy Isle.

Find out more about courses

People can apply their understanding of mindfulness to a variety of professional and life settings. Consequently, the programme aims to offer an integrated approach which takes students experientially and academically through graduated stages of learning and personal development.

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Education
Email
education@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1224 274776