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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy MSc (top-up)

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy MSc (top-up)

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

16-MAY-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Psychotherapy Cognitive Psychology Behavioural Psychology Clinical Psychology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is a current form of evidence-based psychological therapy recommended by NICE as a first line intervention for many psychological disorders.

This MSc in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (top-up) is aimed at cognitive behavioural practitioners who wish to gain a Master's qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Achieving this award gives students the ability to seek promotional opportunities within the psychological therapies field and improve their career prospects.

Course information

The MSc award has been designed to meet the needs of students who wish specifically to undertake a Master's level educational programme and is aimed at cognitive behavioural practitioners who wish to gain a master's qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

Career prospects

Adequate access to a choice of effective psychological therapies is a key Government priority. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) has a continually evolving evidence base with emphasis on therapy outcomes and robust, universally applicable treatment methods.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy is the most effective of available treatments across a range of psychological problems, specifically depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD and phobia. As such, CBT is the basis of much mental health practice. It has become Government policy for NHS Trusts to provide patients/clients with access to CBT.

Achieving this award would provide students with the opportunity to seek roles within the psychological therapies field and broaden their career prospects.

Modules

This module aims to introduce you to the concept of systematic literature reviews and for you to engage in supervised but independent work at an advanced level. You will be encouraged to integrate and practice the skills (e.g. project planning, quality assessment) acquired during the course and to investigate in depth an area of specific interest to you. This should be comprised of a systematic review of journal articles in a format that would suitable for publication in an appropriate review journal.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£3,466

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£5,533

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Entry on to the MSc CBT top-up requires PgDip CBT or equivalent.

University information

Coventry University is a well-established higher education institution located in the West Midlands. As the UK’s fastest growing university, and the 6th largest overall, Coventry offers students a wide range of postgraduate courses, award-winning facilities and an extremely high standard of teaching. The main campus is in the heart of Coventry, a truly global metropolitan city with a diverse and dynamic student population. The university...more