Master of Science by Coursework in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Differences from 2014/15 to 2021/22
Candidates willbe expectedto have satisfactorilycompleted eitherthe Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy or the Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Cognitive Therapy Studies.
2. The course will consist of research seminars and supervision.
The course will be taken on a part-time basis over a period of three terms.
3. Candidates may be permitted in certain circumstances to suspend status for a maximum of six terms. Any such period shall not count towards the maximum or minimum period of registration and no fee liability will be incurred against such periods.
4. Every candidate will be required to satisfy
theexaminers in the following:
(a) attendance at appropriate classroom-based courses including small group meetings.
(b) a research projectof no more than 15,000 words on a topic approved by the Course Committee
shall be submitted to
The Registry, Departmentfor Continuing Education, 1 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JDby such dates as the examiners shall determine. Research projects willbe forwarded tothe examiners for consideration. Studentsare required to submit both a hard copy and an electronic copy.
5. Candidates may be
expectedto attend a viva voce examination at the end of the course of studiesat the discretion of the examiners.
. The examiners may award a distinction to candidates for the MSc. 7. A candidate whose research projectfails to satisfy the examiners maybe permitted to resubmit on one further occasion only not later than one year after the initial failure. 8. If anycandidate who is successfulin the examination forthe Degree of Master of Science in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy has previously successfully completedthe Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy or
the Postgraduate Diploma in
studies,the Master of Science will subsume his or her diploma.