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The Psychology and Counselling BSc Honours is accredited by the British Psychological Society. It provides you with a broad contemporary education in Psychology and Counselling within a vibrant, global learning environment situated in the heart of London. The course team includes qualified and practising counsellors and psychotherapists who are passionate about sharing their experience, knowledge and skills of therapy. What you will study has been designed to meet the requirements for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society. This aspect will prepare you for postgraduate training on the path to becoming a Chartered Psychologist. In addition to Psychology, you will study counselling and psychotherapeutic theories and approaches, and you will have the opportunity to develop practical skills such as active listening and effective questioning. This course is also designed to help you to think creatively and critically, developing the problem-solving skills that will enable you to apply psychology and counselling to address a wide range of personal, professional and societal needs. Upon graduation, you will be suitably equipped to embark on professional training in counselling psychology and psychotherapy, as well as to work in a wide range of professional settings.
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 - 128 points|
|A level||BCC - ABB|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM - DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||104 - 128 UCAS Tariff points from the Access course|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*D - D*D*|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points||English grade 4 HL, Maths grade 4|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE minimum Grade 4 (Grade C in grading system prior to 2017) in Maths and English Language.|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||6.0 overall with a minimum 5.5 in each component|
University of Westminster English Language Requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|