University of Worcester: Counselling

InstitutionUniversity of Worcester
Department School of Psychology
Telephone 01905 855111
Study type Taught



If you're passionate about therapeutic care, our Counselling MSc will bring you a step closer to a career in counselling or clinical psychology. You will strengthen your theoretical knowledge, debate issues and hone your research skills, all of which you can apply to your career in healthcare. The course will prepare you for a range of therapeutic occupations across the statutory, private and voluntary sectors.

You can tailor your course to your preferences by choosing from a number of pathways. You also have the option to study part-time, providing you with a flexible degree that can fit alongside your busy life. After you've completed the course, you'll be able to register for professional training or further study. Whatever your career interests may be, we will support you to become a confident and experienced counselling practitioner.

**Key features**

- Available as a full-time (one year) or part-time (up to six years) course.

- The opportunity to complete Intermediate Counselling Awards, providing flexibility for our students.

- A combination of teaching methods including group seminars, lead lectures, individual tutorials and online resources.

- Staff with extensive experience in a range of psychology and psychotherapeutic settings.

- Progress to further study on a Clinical or Counselling psychology Doctorate courses.

**Learn more about the course at our Open Days**

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