Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

University College Cork


Course Name Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PDCBT
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PGDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Late August 2021
Application Date

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You will no longer need to use the Postgraduate Application Centre (PAC) application system (except in the case of the Postgraduate Masters in Education) to apply f...

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Duration 2 years part-time
Course Fee EU FEES 2021
€4,930 (Year 1); €4,930 (Year 2)
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€9,730 (Year 1); €9,730 (Year 2)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants for the Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy will normally:
1. Have a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or an equivalent qualification in a relevant subject (e.g. Nursing, Medicine, Social Work, Clinical Therapies, Sp...


Expand+Course Practicalities
Students undertaking this programme will attend for a full week in September along with one evening per week between September and May per year. Students will be required to undertake clinical supervision of their practice with...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
This Postgraduate Diploma in CBT provides comprehensive training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. The programme is offered part-time over two years. The course is aligned with the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psych...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 (30 credits)
• MH6001 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Core Competencies I (5 credits)
• MH6000 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Core Competencies II (5 credits)
• MH6139 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Supervised Practice 1 (5 credits)
• ...

Assessment Method Assessment
Assessment of this course will include video work, reflective reports, case presentations, practice assessment, written assignments and submission of taped video sessions.
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
If you are a caring professional who would like to develop expertise in evidence based therapy, this course is for you. This programme will enable you to become a reflective practitioner and increase your awareness and...

Further Enquiries Dr James O'Mahony
+ 353 021 4901560

Sheila Heddermann
+353(0) 21 4901560
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