IICP: BSc (Hons) Degree in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy (RPL Application)


RPL Entry into the final year of the BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy


A degree qualification is frequently sought by employers, and this programme will support you in enhancing your existing qualification and making the transition to Level 8 on the NFQ. Using Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), learners who hold a Diploma/Level 7 in Counselling and Psychotherapy can apply for advanced entry into our BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons) Degree.

Programme Structure:

The programme is delivered through highly interactive teaching and learning methods i.e., through role-play, lectures, group-work and audio/video presentations. For this year, learners can choose between the BA (Hons) Degree and the BSc (Hons) Degree.

  • BA (Hons) Block – 194BA Block format and fully face-to-face. Classes will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday & Sunday once a month in the Tallaght campus. This is the last time the BA (Hons) final year will be offered.
  • BSc (Hons) Block – 194BOL We have one fully online block of fourth year.
  • BSc (Hons) Block – 194B1 Blended learning Block. Classes will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday & Sunday once a month and the programme rotates between online and onsite each month.
  • BSc (Hons) Saturday – 194S Weekly option Blended. Classes will take place each Saturday, rotating weekly between onsite and online. 

Who Should Apply: RPL Entry is available for qualified therapists who hold a professionally recognised Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy or a Level 7 Degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Annual Fees: €3,875 (inclusive of QQI registration fee of €200 and Protection for Enrolled Learners Scheme). Payment plans are available via a direct debit scheme.

For further information visit https://www.iicp.ie/courses/rpldegree/ or contact the IICP Office on 01 4664205

Triona Kearns
Vice President & Registrar
P: 086 0499154 E: Triona@iicp.ie

Marcella Finnerty
College President
P: 086 2609989 E: Marcella@iicp.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Jun, 2022
Tallaght & Online
Expiry Date
24th Aug, 2022