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Peter Symonds' College

Humanistic Counselling based on Transactional Analysis

UCAS Code: 5U57

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

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Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

The Foundation Degree in Humanistic Counselling based on Transactional Analysis (BACP accredited) is designed for those seeking a recognised qualification as a counsellor and the opportunity to develop personally and professionally, using Transactional Analysis theory as a main theoretical model. There are three main threads running through the two year course: Theory, Professional Development and Personal Development. The course involves working in the voluntary sector as a trainee counsellor during year 2 (level 5), developing an awareness of ethical and professional responsibilities, applying humanistic approaches and the TA model to your work and using supervision and personal therapy to support your personal and professional development. Applicants should have successfully completed a Level 3 course in Counselling Skills and a TA101 Certificate of Attendance. Please note that we offer the TA101 at various times during the spring and summer term.

Modules

Level 4 (Year 1) modules include: Transactional Analysis Theory, Professional Development and Practice, Human Growth & Development 1 and Personal Development.

Level 5 (Year 2) modules include: Professional Practice, Professional Development, Professional Enquiry, Theory and Practice and Personal, Professional Development and Learning, Mental Health and Transactional Analysis Theory Application.

Assessment methods

Assessment will be via assignments and an extended piece of research and will be ongoing. Self peer and group assessment will also be encouraged.

Tuition fees

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England
£5,750
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Northern Ireland
£5,750
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Scotland
£5,750
per year
Wales
£5,750
per year

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Peter Symonds College - Adult and Higher Education

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