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Certificate in Principles and Theory of Art Therapy

Programme Code: CR_AATPY_8
Mode of Delivery:Part Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:8
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:10
programmeReviewDate:June 2021

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) Understanding of the theoretical framework and clinical application of Art Therapy within an Irish context
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Specific understanding of the clinical application of Art Therapy with a range of client groups both group and individual
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Understanding of professional needs and the clinical awareness necessary to undertake work as a therapist
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Ability to work experientially within a therapeutic frame work and understand it's context within Art Therapy approaches
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) Understanding and awareness of the range of client groups art therapy I used with
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Understanding and awareness of the role of the therapist and the limitations of art therapy approaches and the professional demands of that exists for the therapist
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Ability to reflect on the students engagement experientially in their art process and work with the group process
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) To be able to reflect on personal development with an art therapy context and to reflect and engage in their creative development within a group context

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
ARTS8037 Art Therapy Theory

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
ARTS8038 Art Therapy Experiential

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