M.Ed. School Guidance Counselling

Maynooth University | Maynooth, Ireland
The MEd (School Guidance and Counselling) degree is designed to advance the professional development of school Guidance Counsellors and builds on the Postgraduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling (PGDSGC). This one-year programme involves participation in regular research-support seminars and consultation with supervisors towards the completion of a thesis of 25,000 words.

Description of School Guidance Counselling

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The MEd (School Guidance and Counselling) degree is designed to advance the professional development of school Guidance Counsellors and builds on the Postgraduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling (PGDSGC). This one-year programme involves participation in regular research-support seminars and consultation with supervisors towards the completion of a thesis of 25,000 words.

Career options:

This MEd SGC builds on the PGDSGC (Post Graduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling) and aims to advance school-based Guidance Counsellors’ professional development.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • EUR 4851 Year (EEA)
Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 12 months
Languages
  • English
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Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time
Intensity Flexible

Course Content

The MEd School Guidance and Counselling is assessed through the thesis only.

Requirements for School Guidance Counselling

Entry is restricted to applicants who have successfully completed all courses in the one-year Postgraduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling (PGDSGC) or equivalent, with a grade of at least Second Class Honours, grade 1 standard.

Applicants are expected to submit a thesis proposal of no less than 2,500 words that identifies a research issue, situates the problem in scholarly literature(s), and proposes a plan of research. This proposal should demonstrate the applicant’s capacity to engage with the research and to bring the proposal to completion.

Work Experience for School Guidance Counselling

No work experience is required.

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Accreditation

National University of Ireland.

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