Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy
School - School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work
Subject area - Counselling and Psychotherapy
Start Dates(s): September
MSc (one year full-time) (three years part-time)
PgDip (one year full-time) (two years part-time)
PgCert (one year part-time)
Part-time - £1,230 per 30 credit module
UK - £7,380
International - £13,500
Full-time PgDip - £4,920 (full-time); £2,460 (part-time)
- Route to become an accredited cognitive behavioural psychotherapist
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) has a crucial role to play in health and social care provision today
- Delivered by a highly qualified team of psychotherapy and counselling staff from a variety of professional backgrounds
- Part-time study option
- International students can apply
You will gain an insight into how to use CBT creatively and collaboratively with clients and how to assess, formulate, provide interventions and evaluate your work with clients. This course focuses on interventions with clients who have anxiety and depression right through to people with addictions, personality disorder and schizophrenia as well as other complex needs. There are opportunities to study new developments in CBT, family interventions and how CBT is used with people who have physical health issues.
This course runs part-time for half a day per week over three years, or full-time for two half days per week.
Depending on your level of experience and professional interests you can choose to study a variety of modules. If students are seeking accreditation they are advised to study in the following order.
Year 1, Semester 1:
Year 1, Semester 2:
Year 2, Semester 1:
Year 2, Semester 2:
One module from:
This course also runs full-time for two half days per week over one year, giving you the chance to exit with the following awards:
Full-time study option:
Masters: two modules in semester 1, two modules in semester 2 and the dissertation in semester 3.