Counselling & Psychotherapy - BA 1 & BA 2 - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses


Course Name Counselling & Psychotherapy - BA 1 & BA 2 - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_HCOUN_8
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Cork City
Application Date Application Closing Date:
Course is now full. Applications for academic year 2023/2024, please check in early February 2023.
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Duration Duration & Delivery
The course is offered over two semesters from September to May each year. Each semester has 5 modules. The regular sessions will be held on two evenings per week 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Alternatively, some of the evening sessions could be transferred to Saturday. When a Saturday is involved it would replace two evening sessions. During BA 1, there will be two EGP weekend workshops in addition to the regular weekly sessions.
Course Fee BA 1: €2,975
BA 2: €2,975

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2022 and are subject to change on an annual basis.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Admission Requirements
Applicants must:

1. Be 26 years of age or older on 1st January of year of application;

2. Have successfully completed the Higher Certificate in Arts in Counselling Skills;

3. Be assessed through interview or progr...


On successful completion of the full programme, students will be awarded a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Counselling and Psychotherapy. On achieving the honours degree, graduates will be equipped to carry out Counselling and Psychotherapy ...

Course Content

Expand+The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Counselling & Psychotherapy is a four year course comprising the following:

Year 1: The One Year Certificate in Counselling Skills.
Year 2: The Higher Certificate in Arts in Counselling Skills.
Year 3: Bachel...

Subjects Taught The course has five key elements which are integrated in the training, using a strong experiential and practical focus. These are:

1. Counselling and Psychotherapy Theory and Application
2. Practitioner Development
3. Experiential Group Process/Personal Process Integration
4. Supervised Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice
5. Counselling and Psychotherapy integration
Further Enquiries BA 1: Helen Moylan

BA 2: Maria Bowens
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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