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Counselling

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The award includes 12 Higher National credits. Students will study a wide range of counselling theorists from the cognitive and behavioural, humanistic and psychodynamic viewpoints. Students will also cover the counselling process based on Egan’s 3 stage Integrative Approach plus optional units including Personal Development and a Graded Unit.

Entry Requirements

You should have completed the Introduction to Counselling or equivalent. Students will be selected through individual interview and positive references.

Progression Routes

Students will be able to use the skills within a relevant workplace e.g. social care/social work/health/early years/education/police/human resources. Students may be able to apply to Higher Education establishments to study Counselling.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Child, Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

7