Counselling Studies - Level 4 Certificate
Start Date: 18th September 2018
Course Code: C00295 LTE1A
- Higher Education
- Ballymena (Lamont Building)
Duration: 1 Year Part-time
Number of weeks: 33
Start date: 18th September 2018
End date: 11th June 2019
Time: 17:30 - 21:30
Information Event: Y
Fee for 2018/2019 Academic Year:
The course covers three modules of study. These include developing an understanding of the theories involved in working with people in a range of settings, they also examine the ways in which communication and counselling skills may be developed. Personal development is also a key aspect of the three modules of the course.
To look at the skills that will be useful for those who work with people in many different contexts.
There is an emphasis on the course of practical role play. 90% attendance is a mandatory part of the course.
Assessment will be by the completion of a personal learning record, a case study, and a practical skills assessment. The assessment will take place on an ongoing basis throughout the course.
Applicants must have some relevant experience in this area and/or a background where they are using their communication skills on a day to day basis. All applicants will be invited to attend an information session in May/June.
Where mature students wish to have prior education and/or experience taken into account, in lieu of meeting the full course entry requirements, they should contact the relevant Course Director by 13th August, as an application deadline will apply.
Successful students may progress to the Ulster University Foundation Degree in Counselling.