MA Education (Counselling Children and Young People)

Duration: 1 year

Course details

The programme will allow you to develop skills and knowledge of counselling with children, young people and their families. It provides content and context that relates directly to educational work in a large range of institutions such as schools, colleges, universities, public sectors organisations…

The assessment to this Master includes essays, case studies, self-reflective log books, critical reviews, video recorded role plays and oral presentations.

Classes you will attend

  • Recognising, Respecting and Developing Individuality

  • Learning and Assessment

  • Language and Literacy in Learning and Teaching

  • Effective Professional Learning Communities

  • Teaching Critical Thinking, Reasoning and Argument Skills

  • Teaching and Learning with Technology

  • Negotiated Learning

Entry requirements

Minimum entry is a 2:1 Honours degree in social care, youth and community work, counselling/ advising work.

Career possibilities

The MA Counselling Children and Young People will enable you to become part of a new generation of professionals working within schools and other formal and informal youth settings.


You can expect to work in these following Industries after you graduate:

  • Private practice
  • Healthcare institutions
  • Community and youth work services

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