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 Counselling Studies and Skills (University Diploma) (online).

This study pattern highlights the module(s) that you will need to study and select for the upcoming 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 (option 4) 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 Autumn (September) start

Study PatternAutumnSpringSummer
Year 1 Counselling Skills 
20 Credits
Theories of Therapeutic Intervention
20 Credits

Counselling in Context
20 Credits