Addiction Psychology and Counselling MSc

London South Bank University

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OverviewThe MSc is a well-established route to a professional career in counselling in the addictions field. Accredited by the Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals (FDAP) it meets the training needs for you to become accredited as an addiction counsellor.Youll normally have a professional, employment or voluntary work interest in addiction but will not necessarily be a graduate. However, if you have an interest in the psychology of addiction and are seeking a career in counselling, ... READ MORE

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86th / 95
CUG ranking
116th
CUG subject ranking
106th

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36 months

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Prospective students will need demonstrable ability to undertake work at a Masters level. For example Honours degree or professional qualifications at 2:2 level/Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division/ Plus relevant experience indicative of a motivation to specialise in the addictions area. Typical applicants are working within drug/alcohol or related fields, with the intellectual competence to work at postgraduate level, and demonstrable character strengths for counselling. Desirably, you would have previous training in psychology/counselling and an inclination towards research.

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£5,000 per year

More info: Year 1: £5000; Year 2: £5000; Year 3: £2500. The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2022/23 year entry..

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£7,450 per year

More info: Year 1: £7450; Year 2: £7450; Year 3: £3725. The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2022/23 year entry..

Students from EU EU Students
£7,450 per year

More info: Year 1: £7450; Year 2: £7450; Year 3: £3725. The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2022/23 year entry..

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Where you'll study

London South Bank University

103 Borough Road Kensington and Chelsea
London
SE1 0AA United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Elephant & Castle  0.2 miles away

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