Counselling & Psychotherapy

PCI College


Course Name Counselling & Psychotherapy
Course Provider PCI College
Course Code 17200 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Middlesex University None
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Attendance Options Part time, Afternoon, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Clondalkin, Athlone, Limerick City, Kilkenny City, Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment 2021 Applications are now open.

Start Date: September 2021.

Please note that Inductions will be held the week before the start date. You will receive full details with your timetable following your acceptance.
Application Date

Expand+Application Deadline: 30th July 2021.

You can book this course online, using the booking form, or you can download the application form and send it to us by email.

Application Process:
Applicants should complete the online application form inc...


Expand+Four years, part-time.

Timetable: Weekend & Weekday classes.

Dublin West:
Saturdays (9am to 5.30pm). Tuesdays (2pm to 8pm). Thursdays (2pm to 8pm).

Kilkenny: Thursdays (1pm to 7pm).

Athlone & Limerick: Saturdays (9am to 5.30pm).


Course Fee

Year 1: €5,350* (included Middlesex University Registration Fee)
Year 2: €4,250
Year 3: €4,250
Year 4: €3,200

This course is eligible for tax relief on tuition fees.

*Please note that there is an additional charge of €20 fo...

Entry Requirements

1. Applicants should possess a maturity to reflect on their own development as a person.

2. Applicants need to have successfully completed:

Certificate Course in Counselling & Psychotherapy (or similar) of 60+ hours.



Interview Yes

Expand+Award: Middlesex University BSc (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy.

This programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you will receive a Middlesex award on successful completion.

Level: Level 6 FHEQ (Comparable to Level 8 NFQ)


Course Content

Expand+This course is designed to provide comprehensive training within the field of counselling and psychotherapy.

As a college, we are committed to making transformative contributions to individuals and society as a leading educational establishment i...

Subjects Taught

Expand+YEAR 1: 90 credits (equivalent to 45 ECTS credits):
- Contemporary Humanistic & Existential Perspectives in Counselling & Psychotherapy
- Professional Competence: Counselling Skills & Ethical Practice
- Personal Development: Self Awareness & th...

Assessment Method Assignments
There are no formal examinations, giving students more opportunities to concentrate on their assignments and their own self-exploration throughout their journey.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Path
Counselling is a fulfilling career and can change your life as well as others. People who become counsellors are genuinely interested in human behaviour and have a strong desire to help others improve their mental well-being. They are al...

Further Enquiries PCI College
Head Office, Corrig House,
Old Naas Road,
Dublin 22
t: +353 (0) 1 464 2268
Location Venues: Dublin West, Athlone, Cork, Limerick & Kilkenny.
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