Art Therapy MA

University of Derby

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The course reinforces the centrality of the image and the role of the imagination in the practice of art therapy. It will give you experience of clinical art therapy practice under supervision, as well as experience of group work, studio practice and a critical understanding of current theoretical ideas.Course descriptionThe course is approved and accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council, and recognised by the British Association of Art Therapists.Graduate with the eligibility to ... READ MORE

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67th / 95
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96th
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24th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
2 years

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Source: IDP Connect, February 2022

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To apply for this course you are required to have completed an undergraduate degree, either: • BA (Hons) Creative Expressive Arts, Health and Wellbeing • a degree in the visual arts, or • an undergraduate degree in other related areas, such as psychology, occupational therapy, social work, and nursing and have a sound current folio of artwork, or • an equivalent professional qualification and extensive experience in a related field. You will also need: • around one year's full time (or equivalent) relevant experience which may include paid or voluntary work and experience gained through caring responsibilities in your personal life • to be able to show you've got sufficient life experience and emotional maturity, as well as having the intellectual capacity, to cope with the demands of the course.

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More info: £950 per 20 credits..

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Latest Art Therapy reviews

Art Therapy
SR
Student Reviewer
22 Feb 15

Creative Expressive Arts, Health and Wellbeing BA (Hons)

I am not too happy about the work hand in system on my particular course and i dont think absences are chased up any...

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Located in the heart of England, the University of Derby is a modern institution offering applied, research-informed teaching in high-quality, technically advanced facilities. Whether you are progressing directly from undergraduate study, want to change your career, or pursue your passion for a subject you love, there are options to suit you. We cater for your personal circumstances, with full-time, part-time and online learning available in many subjects, as well as alternative January starts for some courses. The city of Derby is a vibrant urban hub in the East Midlands, and is packed with activities and services ranging from culture to clubs, shopping to sport.

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University of Derby

Mackworth Road Derby
DE22 3BL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.4 miles away