Adult Guidance & Counselling

This programme is particularly suited to those who are seeking theoretical frameworks from which to explore and critique the assumptions that underpin their professional practices.

The course is intended to meet the learning needs of existing guidance practitioners who work across a variety of settings e.g. prison system, disability, labour market services, adult educational guidance services and private practice.

Entry requirements

MEd in Adult Guidance Counselling - MHA51 requires a minimum 2:2 in a Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance Counselling or equivalent and 3 years' experience in the field.

Interview: an opportunity to discuss potential research topics which forms part of the recruitment process.

Minimum English language requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score/TOEFL (Paper based test): 585/TOEFL (Internet based test): 95

PTE (Pearson): 62 / Maynooth University's TOEFL code is 8850

Application dates

Closing Date : 31 May 2023


1 year Part-time

Post Course Info

The course is intended to enhance the professional capacities of guidance practitioners who work across a variety of settings and deepen their critical engagement with the theoretical fields that enrich their guidance practice.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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