Taught course

Systemic Thinking and Practice

University of Derby · College of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

You'll need to have successfully completed the University Advanced Diploma in Systemic Practice and Family Therapy or equivalent Foundation level training.

PG Cert

Months of entry


Course content

  • Build on the foundation knowledge gained from your first year of systemic training, and enhance your systemic practice skills
  • Study a course accredited by the Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice at Intermediate Level, potentially leading to study at MSc level and professional Qualifying Level training in systemic psychotherapy/family therapy
  • Equip you with skills in appraising research and applying evidence to practice
  • Our staff are qualified practicing psychotherapists and they're up to date with what's going on in practice. They'll use lots of clinical examples in their teaching, ensuring that what you're learning will help you in your workplace, and will keep your career moving forward

Fees and funding

UK students
£900 per 20 credits

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

College of Health and Social Care
+44 (0)1332 591703