B942 F FdSc/C
Evidence of counselling training to certificate level in both theory and skills (minimum 120 hours tuition) as well as appropriate life experience and interest in working with people. You must be at least 21 years old. Group and individual interviews take place April-August and last approximately 3 hours including a written test
Lectures and seminars are offered in each subject and you will also have regular tutorial contact and progress reviews. You will be assessed through written assignments, practical observations (tutor, peer and self-reflection), theory assignments, learning portfolios, presentations, case studies, work with audio, video and transcripts.
Top up to a degree in one year on the Counselling BA Hons at the College, following successful completion of the Foundation Degree, to expand your understanding of counselling practices or apply for alternative degrees at related institutions.
Opportunities include a practising counsellor in counselling centres, agencies, surgeries, hospitals, schools, businesses and private practices or related fields.
BA Hons Counselling at Guidford College and BA Hons Integrative Counselling at University of Greenwich.