Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

Areas of study include: art therapists and their art; cross'cultural issues; evidence'based practices; group work; history and development of the profession in the UK and internationally; occupational choice, career development and role change of arts therapists and arts therapy trainees; clinical work with various client populations; current research topics include: key issues in art psychotherapy with the blind; the creative experience inside and outside an art psychotherapy group; the image as an assessment tool with children who have an autistic spectrum disorder; thinking about art with adults who have learning disabilities.

Course Additional Entry

1st degree of at least Upper 2nd Class standard/Master's degree in an appropriate subject; graduates in an unrelated field may be considered subject to qualifying examination; MA in art therapy preferable.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £16,770  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,180  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Part Time
MPhil
3 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £3,900  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
PhD