What is special about this course?
The course begins by investigating the history and theoretical base of counselling and progresses onto learning and practising counselling skills. A personal journal is required to be kept throughout the course to identify personal developoment and self-awareness.
The unit is taught for 60 hours with an additional 20 hours home study.
It is necessary to have achieved the unit: Introduction to Counselling.
Each area (theory, practical & personal learning) is covered during class time. Assessments are completed before progressing to the next stage. Video, demonstration and group work are also used in addition to lecturers and written materials.
How will I study my course?
Assessments are completed before progressing to the next stage.
- Learning outcome 1 involves a written assessment
- Learning outcome 2 involves a practical demonstration
- Learning outcome 3 involves maintaining a personal journal throughout the course
Each area (theory, practical & personal learning) is covered during class time. Video, demonstration and group work are also used in addition to lecturers and written materials.
You will be required to supply a suitable notebook to use as a journal.
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Argyll College UHI
- Local Centres
Please contact your local centre for more information on start date.
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
PDA Addiction Counselling or HNC Counselling.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.