Taught course

Studies in Mindfulness

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Education
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (Hons 2.2 or better) is a normal requirement, but applications will be considered from individuals with other professional qualifications and relevant experience. It is also required that applicants provide evidence of having regular access to a practice context that allows for the application and evaluation of mindfulness techniques in a professional setting.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Mindfulness is an innate capacity of the mind to be aware of the present moment in a non-judgemental way. It enables us to access inner resources for coping effectively with stress, difficulty and illness. This promotes a way of being that helps us to take better care of ourselves and lead healthier lives.

The studies in Mindfulness MSc is run as a Partnership between the University of Aberdeen and the Mindfulness Association Ltd, with the Mindfulness Association delivering the experiential training in Mindfulness, Compassion and Insight, and the University delivering the academic training.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
online
36 months
flexible
36 months
distance learning
36 months

Course contact details

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