All of which will be underpinned by theory and assessed through practical and written assignments.
This course is recommended for teachers, guidance counsellors, youth workers, social workers, social care workers, psychologists and counsellors & psychotherapists and others working with children and adolescents.
It is necessary to have a prior 3rd level qualification placed at Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) or higher. For those who do not meet these entry requirements, applications based on experiential learning may be considered on a case by case basis. In this instance applicants will be expected to submit a career portfolio demonstrating their level of learning to date.
All applicants will be called for interview. Evidence that an applicant meets the entry requirements must be furnished at interview (original transcripts in hardcopy).