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The focus of this course is the further development of participants’ counselling skills. It will give those who have completed Counselling Skills 1 – 4 (COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate or equivalent) the opportunity to reconnect with their previous learning and experience and update their practice and understanding of counselling skills. It will also assist participants to further deepen and develop their knowledge of counselling skills.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
See Course Prospectus http://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/counselling-skills.php for class days and times. You must contact the
Programme Co-ordinator , Barbara
Foad email@example.com to register for a place.
This course may not be suitable for anyone who is currently receiving Counselling or has faced a serious emotional issue in the last six months.
Class size is limited to 15. You must be able to attend the same class at the same time over 10 weeks .There is a strict attendance requirement of at least 85% . If you miss more than two 3 Hr classes for any reason you cannot pass the course.
As an undergraduate student you do not pay tuition fees but will be required to pay the COSCA materials fee of £30 at the online store before the first class and before your workbook will be issued. You will also be required to pay £10.00 at the online store for your COSCA certificate
Your class may include part-time students of all ages.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Assessment will be through continuous assessment (presentation of transcript and analysis (25%), learning log 300-500 words weekly (25%) and oral assessment (50%)). Resit: Transcript of Counselling skills practice and analysis (2000 words). No resit is offered for the learning logs and oral assessment. Fail of this element requires a repeat of the course.
Assessment will be through continuous assessment of oral practice and weekly learning logs.