The MSc Conversion programme is a one-year part time programme available to individuals who have completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling at SCQF level 11 in the last five years (i.e. 5 years prior to resuming their study) who wish to develop their therapeutic skills in a particular area of counselling specialism. The programme is non-residential and delivered at weekends, either the full weekend or a single study day. The programme is validated and awarded by the University of Aberdeen.
Three specialist pathways are available which reflect advances in research and the demands of the profession:
- Option 1: Counselling in a Health-Care setting; working with anxiety and depression. COURSE STARTING IN AUTUMN 2020
- Option 2: Counselling Couples; working with relationships. THIS OPTION IS NOT AVAILABLE UNTIL 2021
- Option 3: Counselling Children and Young People; working in educational settings. APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED