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Last modified: 25 May 2018 11:16

Course Overview

Students being admitted to a Counselling programme or course, should first take the Counselling Diagnostic Test. The test can be taken at any time and is completed online. You will be unable to register for Counselling Skills 1, and consequently any of the subsequent courses until you have read and accepted the Terms and Conditions in the Diagnostic Test.

Please go to to access the Diagnostic Test.

Having completed the test you should select the appropriate course when making your curriculum choices.


Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 0 credits (0 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Salma Siddique

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

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What courses cannot be taken with this course?


Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

Counselling Skills 1-4 are professionally validated by COSCA, (Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland) and are bound by ethical and confidentiality requirements. You must first read and accept all the Terms and Conditions in the Diagnostic Test before you will be able to register Counselling Skills 1 and any of the subsequent courses.

If you need to discuss your options please contact the Course Coordinator.

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