Guidance & Counselling

Dublin City University


Course Name Guidance & Counselling
Course Provider Dublin City University
Alternative Provider(s) St. Patrick's Campus DCU
Course Code DC906
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 9 NFQ
Apply To PAC
Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MSc
PAC Application Information

Expand+How to Apply and Closing Dates

Make an Application

Application for entry in September 2019 will open in November 2018. The application process closes on Friday 1 March 2019.

There are three parts to the application process. All parts must b...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 2 years part-time.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Entry Requirements

Expand+General Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to hold a Primary Honours (Level 8) degree, plus three years relevant work experience.


Equivalent professional qualification with three years relevant experience.

All applicants who ar...

Interview Yes
Course Content

Expand+The M.Sc. in Guidance Counselling is a two year part-time programme recognised by the DES and the Institute of Guidance Counsellors (IGC) for professional practice as a guidance counsellor. The programme offers initial education and training in the k...

Careers or Further Progression Careers
The programme is designed to support participants wishing to engage in initial education and training as guidance counsellors and to enhance the in-career development of existing practitioners. Graduates are currently employed in various settings such as second level schools, adult guidance (including employment by ETBs), youth and community work, third level career services, employee welfare, industry, health sector, rehabilitation services, and private practice.
Further Enquiries
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here