HNC Counselling

This course is designed to provide the opportunity to further develop knowledge, skills and attitudes relevant to the theory and practice of working with people and counselling within an encouraging and supportive environment.

Course content

  • Behavioural and Cognitive Counselling Theory
  • Graded Unit
  • Group Counselling Skills
  • Humanistic Counselling
  • Theory Loss, Grief and Bereavement
  • Psychodynamic Counselling Theory
  • Stage 1 of the 3 Stage Integrative Model
  • Stage 2 of the 3 Stage Integrative Model
  • Stage 3 of the 3 Stage Integrative Model
  • Understanding Addictive Behaviours
  • Working with Addictive Behaviours Working with Substance Abuse. 

Non-assessed practical experience within a helping agency or organisation that allows for the supervised practice of counselling skills is encouraged during the course.

Entry requirements (minimum)

Minimum entry requirements are either two years' counselling experience, NC Working with Communities, NC Social Science or NC Health and Social Care, or a suitable psychology qualification, in addition to personal interview and candidate's statement

Applications are also invited from those without formal qualifications but who have relevant life and/or work experience 

Selection process information

Progression routes

The HNC may lead to work within an agency or organisation where counselling skills are required, or progression to further study in counselling, psychology or related fields.

SCQF level

07

Start date

28 August 2017

Duration

2 Year(s), August to June

SCQF level

07

Start date

28 August 2017

Duration

1 Year(s), August to June

For courses starting in August 2017, you can make up to two applications.

Applications are made to a course and a first choice of campus. If the course is oversubscribed at your first choice you will be automatically considered for alternative sites and may be made an offer without a further application.

 
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