Study patterns: Counselling Studies and Skills University Diploma (Not a Licence to Practise) (online)

On this page, you will find the study patterns for our University Diploma in Counselling Studies and Skills (Not a Licence to Practise) online programme.

This study pattern highlights the module(s) that you will need to study and select for the academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, are based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible. Should you have any concerns regarding this, please do not hesitate to contact us on +44 (0)1332 594000 or

For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week.

Counselling Studies and Skills, University Diploma (online) - standard (1 year) with summer (May) start

Study PatternSpringSummerAutumn
Year 1 Counselling in Context
20 Credits
Counselling Skills
20 Credits
Theories of Therapeutic Intervention
20 Credits