A relevant undergraduate degree or higher qualification in Counselling, Psychotherapy, Psychology, Social Work, Social Science or discipline deemed appropriate by the Head of Creative Therapies, awarded no more than 10 years prior to commencement of course.

A VET Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Counselling or Art Therapy or a related qualification, awarded no more than 10 years prior to commencement of course, and deemed appropriate by the Head of Creative Therapies.

A minimum of 3 years previous experience in a counselling environment in a job role involving the self directed application of knowledge with substantial depth in some areas, the exercise of independent judgement and decision making, and a range of technical and other skills as deemed appropriate by the Head of Creative Therapies.

Applicants are also required to submit a 500 word essay which is to include their perceived justifications for using art in therapy. Upon receipt the applicant will be contacted and invited to attend an interview with members of the Creative Therapies Teaching Faculty.