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Part Time Creative Therapy Modules leading to Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy

Stockport College

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Part Time Creative Therapy : Modules leading to Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy Is this course for you? The course is for you if you are: Working with people in the community using creative therapy techniques. Wanting to gain knowledge and skills about using creative therapy to enhance a person's quality of life. Thinking about applying for employment as a creative activities organiser. Looking for a pathway to Higher Education training in the Arts for Health field. How long is the course? The course involves five units which can be studied as stand alone modules for which you will receive College Certificates OR you can study all five modules and submit written work to achieve the Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy awarded by Edexcel. Each module is four weeks duration. When you will be attending. Each module is four weeks duration and is normally taught one day a week from 01.00 - 07.00 pm on a Tuesday. When does the course start? Creative Activities as a Means of Communication 29092009 - 20102009 Music as a Therapeutic Tool 10112009 - 01122009 Creative Expression through Dance and Movement 12012010 - 02022010 Using Creative Writing as a Therapeutic Tool 02032010 - 23032010 Role of Creative Therapies in Health and Social Care 20042010 - 11052010. What's the course about? Course Outline Creative Expression through Dance and Movement: You will learn about the basic principles of Dance and Creative Movement and its importance as a means of self expression. Creative Activities as a means of Communication: You will gain an understanding of visual arts and crafts as a means of expression and communication. Using Creative Writing as a Therapeutic Tool: You will have a practical expression of creative writing and gain an understanding of how creative writing can be used therapeutically with a wide range of different service user groups. Music as a Therapeutic Tool: You will gain an understanding and level of competence to use music as a creative resource. Role of Creative Activities in Health and Social Care: You will examine the role of multi-disciplinary health or social care teams in the community. You will learn about the effects on the individual of illness, disability, environment and social circumstances. This unit will give you an awareness of how using the creative arts can contribute to the holistic health and well being of the individual. Is work experience a necessary part of the course? No work experience is required for this course. How will you be assessed? To achieve the College Certificates 100% attendance is required for each module. To achieve the full Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy award you will be assessed through an assignment for each unit. There are no formal examinations. What qualification will you achieve? You can study all five modules and submit written work to achieve the Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy awarded by Edexcel. What can this course lead to? This is a level 3 course and further study will contribute to being able to facilitate creative activity sessions in the 'wellbeing' sector or to higher education courses. How much will the course cost you? 100 per module Please note there is no fee remission for these modules.

Part Time Creative Therapy : Modules leading to Advanced Certificate in Creative Therapy Is this course for you? The course is for you if you are: Working with people in the community using creative therapy techniques. Wanting to gain knowledge and skills about using creative therapy to enhance a person's quality of life. Thinking about applying for employment as a creative activities organiser....

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