You'll need a relevant undergraduate degree You’ll need experience working with people and excellent communications and listening skills For students whose first language is not English, you'll need to sit the IELTS test and score within band seven for both written and speaking English or Pearson equivalent A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) is required at the point of accepting a place at the University. The Disclosure and Barring Service was established when the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) and Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) merged in 2012 and will now provide the criminal records checking service for this programme.
PGDip, PGCert, MSc
Months of entry
- Study a course accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), so you can be sure it's relevant and recognised throughout the profession
- Build on your theoretical psychotherapeutic understanding to become a reflective practitioner, by improving your clinical skills and deepening your personal insight
- Develop your psychotherapeutic theory and skills in an intellectually creative and stimulating environment
- Develop transferable research skills related to psychotherapy and provide an opportunity to develop confidence in a self-critical and reflective approach to study.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- College of Health and Social Care
- +44 (0)1332 591703