Counselling, BSc (Hons)


Level 6

The BSc (Hons) in Counselling is a work-based professional training course focusing on person-centred pluralistic counselling practice within contemporary society.

As a student, you will have an opportunity to explore how to integrate a pluralistic approach to counselling into a Rogerian person-centred foundation of theory and practice.

The programme focuses on four professional training foundations:

  • Professional practice
  • Personal development
  • Counselling and society
  • Research and academic skills in counselling

Duration:

Full-time: 3 years

Fees:

Full-time: £8,900 per year

Start Date:

September 2024

Location:

Winter Gardens

Delivered in
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About this course


The BSc (Hons) in Counselling is a work-based professional training course focusing on person-centred pluralistic counselling practice within contemporary society.

As a student, you will have an opportunity to explore how to integrate a pluralistic approach to counselling into a Rogerian person-centred foundation of theory and practice.

The programme focuses on four professional training foundations:

  • Professional practice
  • Personal development
  • Counselling and society
  • Research and academic skills in counselling
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Full-Time

Meet our Team


Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
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Claire Plews .

Curriculum Coordinator - Counselling

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Matt Thacker .

Lecturer - Counselling

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Siouxsie Bytheway .

Lecturer in Counselling

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Penny Osborne .

HE Lecturer in Counselling

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Steve Heigham .

Lecturer - Counselling

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Rachel Britton .

HE Counselling Work Placement coordinator

    Meet our Team


    Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
    Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
    Featured image for “Claire Plews”

    Claire Plews

    Curriculum Coordinator - Counselling

    Featured image for “Matt Thacker”

    Matt Thacker

    Lecturer - Counselling

    Featured image for “Siouxsie Bytheway”

    Siouxsie Bytheway

    Lecturer in Counselling

    Featured image for “Penny Osborne”

    Penny Osborne

    HE Lecturer in Counselling

    Featured image for “Steve Heigham”

    Steve Heigham

    Lecturer - Counselling

    Featured image for “Rachel Britton”

    Rachel Britton

    HE Counselling Work Placement coordinator

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      We work with a diverse range of local and national employers to ensure our courses are upgraded with career-boosting benefits.

      HOW DOES THIS BENEFIT ME?

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        I have already encouraged several friends to begin their counselling journey at UCW. It's a life changing course that allows time for personal growth along with professional development.


        Rebecca , Counselling, FdSc

          Counselling student smiling at camera
          I have already encouraged several friends to begin their counselling journey at UCW. It's a life changing course that allows time for personal growth along with professional development.

          Rebecca , Counselling, FdSc

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