Undergraduate BSc (Hons)

Counselling and Mental Health with Foundation Year

Counselling and Mental Health with Foundation Year

Course Overview

  • UCAS code


    B949
  • Institution code


    L27
  • Main location


    City Campus
  • Attendance


    Full-Time
  • Duration


    4 Years
  • Start date


    September 2022

We recognise there may be a variety of reasons why you might not have the required UCAS entry requirements to secure a place on the full degree programme. This integrated foundation year will enable you to transition onto our BSc (Hons) Counselling & Mental Health course. It will also help you prepare for academic life at university.

As part of your foundation year, you’ll:

  • Study health and community studies-related modules that will give you a broad understanding of the multi-disciplinary health and social care sector
  • Study additional modules that will help you develop the academic and study skills you’ll need to successfully transition from school, college or the workplace into higher education

As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Explore a wide range of theories within psychology, mental health, counselling, child development and psychotherapy
  • Combine theoretical knowledge with opportunities to gain experience in mental health environments and develop your ability to build effective helping/supportive relationships
  • Study a variety of therapeutic approaches  

You'll discover how to access the extensive learning resources and support services available here at Leeds Beckett, whether you need a hand locating specialist materials in the Library, IT support or advice about personal issues.

Why study Counselling and Mental Health at Leeds Beckett University

  • Specialist facilities
  • Fantastic work-based learning opportunities
  • Access to guest lecturers, speakers and conferences
  • Work with academic and industry experts
  • Part-time study available
  • Research-led teaching

BSc (Hons) Counselling and Mental Health | Student view Student Cherise talks about her experiences of studying at Leeds Beckett University.

Looking for More?

Check out courses similar to Counselling and Mental Health with Foundation Year.

All Courses