Course Description

BA (Hons) in Counselling & Psychotherapy Studies

Griffith College Dublin (GCD)

Delivered by the Irish College of Humanities & Applied Sciences (ICHAS), the BA (Hons) in Counselling and Psychotherapy is a 4 year degree programme situated at Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) programme.

This course is a leading academically based professional programme for those wishing to pursue a career in the field of Counselling, which combines a range of comprehensive theory and practical skills development. The course is highly interactive and it has been designed primarily for those who want to study further towards becoming competent professional practitioners in counselling related areas. It is also aimed at those wishing to
develop counselling skills that may be useful in their current position for their own personal and
professional development.

This course is delivered by Irish College of Humanities & Applied Sciences (ICHAS) and takes place in Griffith College Dublin.

College Name Griffith College Dublin (GCD)
Course Category Health Care
Course Type Blended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course Qualification Honours Bachelor Degree
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 8
Course Fee Par-Time: EUR 3,825 per year
Course Duration 4 Years
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding BA (Hons) in Counselling & Psychotherapy
Entry Requirements Mature Students (Over 23 Years) Direct entry Under 23 Years A minimum of 2 H5 & 4 O6/H7 grades in six Leaving Certificate subjects, including English or Irish. Mathematics is not a subject requirement for this programme All Applicants Will be required to complete an interview process, which is designed to explore your reasons for taking the programme and to ensure that it is suitable for your needs. Must be over 18 years of age and are required to undergo Garda Vetting. Required to have basic IT literacy, skills, and competence. For non-native speakers of English, a C score in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) or equivalent International English Language Testing System IELTS score of 6.0 is required.
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