University Centre Grimsby

Counselling Theory (Top-Up) University Centre Grimsby Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Hull

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This programme will be highly attractive to practicing counsellors who may hold a practising Foundation Degree in counselling who are looking to develop their professional competence and advance their careers with a full degree. These students would not be expected to achieve any further hours on placement as they will have already achieved the 100 hours required by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). Neither would they be required to participate in ten personal therapy hours. The programme would also enable those students not wishing to enter placement and become a counsellor to achieve a good degree. At present there are no provisions for students to attend a programme where they can choose to opt out of the placement module and attend theoretical modules in place of the practicing element.

Course details

Modules

Modules studied during this programme are personal development; psychology within counselling; dissertation; dual diagnosis – substance misuse; leading change in organisations (elective) and child and adolescent counselling (elective).

Assessment method

Assessment methods utilised within this programme are reflective and academic essay; case study; report; oral presentation; poster presentation and dissertation.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code B9T2
Institution code G80
Campus name Nuns Corner Campus
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

Applicants will have achieved 240 credits in counselling studies. Students must also have a Level 5 grade average at 50% or above. Students holding a practicing Foundation Degree in Counselling awarded by an alternative organisation must provide either a professional or academic reference to ensure that 100 hours of placement and two years of personal development have been achieved.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,500 Year 1
EU £8,500 Year 1
England £8,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,500 Year 1
Scotland £8,500 Year 1
Wales £8,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Accommodation costs are £85-105 per week.

Provider information

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University Centre Grimsby
Nuns Corner
Grimsby
DN34 5BQ


Course contact details

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Higher Education Department

0800 328 3631

Fax: 01472 315506879924


Information Centre

0800 315 002


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