BA (Hons) Counselling Top up
Leaflet Code: CR40248JFT
The BA (Hons) Counselling (Top up) programme is designed to provide an academic pathway for individuals aspiring to work within the field of the counselling professions, within private, voluntary, independent and statutory sectors.
The programme has been developed in response to continuing demand for counselling skills, training and mental health services in the region.
The award reflects contemporary applications of humanistic counselling modalities and other approaches, applicable to a range of client needs and professional settings. It equips the practitioner with the knowledge and skills recommended for best practice within a range of primary care.
The educational focus of the programme involves students building on existing knowledge and skills to enable their professional and academic development, and supports the concept of lifelong learning and continuing professional development.
Students will complete 70 hours of client casework (paid or unpaid) and undertake a minimum of 30 hours CPD.
- Fielden Campus
- Full Time
- 2 years
- January 2022
All staff have or are working towards higher level Master’s and/or professional industry-based qualifications. Our staff maintain strong links with Sheffield Hallam University and regularly update their knowledge and skills with the university and through sector links and professional communities of practice.
Non-academic entry Requirements
What will I be studying?
Contemporary Issues In Counselling (20 credits)
Counselling CPD (20 credits)
Dissertation (40 credits)
Mindfulness In Counselling (20 credits)
How will I be assessed?
100% Coursework, including written, discussions and presentations