Counselling (top-up from FdA) DN Colleges Group


Awarded by: University of Hull

This is a one year full time progression degree from FdA Counselling validated from The University of Hull and accredited by the British Association of Counselling Psychotherapy (BACP). The programme aims to develop critically reflective, knowledgeable and ethically aware practitioners; engage in the study and critical evaluation of the latest research; prepare students in leadership and management of a caseload, service and development of others; broaden student's perspectives by developing awareness of international practice and diversity.

The programme will build directly on the foundation degree levels 4 & 5 with modules which develop and enhance Advanced Theoretical Concepts and consolidate prior learning and support overall professional practice, such as the Professional Practice module.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode


  • Location

    North Lindsey College

  • Start date

    25 September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


Advanced Theoretical Concepts in Practice; Working with Groups; Dissertation; Mental Health & Wellbeing; Professional Practice

Assessment method

Role play and Case Study; multi-media presentation and literature review; poster presentation; oral presentation and essay; dissertation; service development portfolio

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 18B6
Institution code N64
Campus name North Lindsey College
Campus code N

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This programme is not available to international applicants

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

Students must have completed a foundation degree in Counselling to qualify for entry. Students with equivalent Counselling qualifications will be able to apply following an APL/APEL process has taken place to measure suitability for progression. A bridging unit may be provided where necessary to support students. An enhanced DBS check prior to entering placements is also required

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,950 Year 1
EU £6,950 Year 1
England £6,950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,950 Year 1
Scotland £6,950 Year 1
Wales £6,950 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.