Master in Education for Career Counsellors

General

Program Description

About the study program

Advanced professional studies promote students competencies in education science and counseling.

Graduates are able to work in public institutions as career counselors or human resource specialists, in all levels of educational institutions, employment agencies, social welfare institutions, as well as to carry out independent scientific research in the field of career counseling and continues education in doctoral studies.

Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship.

The study program consists of 5 parts:

  • Study courses that ensure the acquisition of the latest achievements in the theory and practice of the branch.
  • Research and management.
  • Education and psychology.
  • Practical training.
  • State examination.

Qualification awarded: Professional Master’s degree in Education MA(Ed) and career counselor’s professional qualification

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Admission requirements:

  • 2nd level professional higher education, teacher’s qualification.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences in Psychology or psychologist’s qualification.
  • Other academic or 2nd level professional higher education and 2 years of work experience in counseling.

Duration of studies:

2 years of full-time studies – 4 semesters – 120 ECTS.

Access to further studies: Doctor Studies

Language of studies: English

Final test: Master thesis

Study fee: 3200 EUR per year.

Link to website: http://www.rta.lv/study_programmes?sp_id=83

Last updated Dec 2019

About the School

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences (R?zeknes Tehnolo?iju Akad?mija) is a one of most fast growing universities in Latvia. Higher education in Rezekne, one of regional cities in Latvia, rooted sinc ... Read More

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences (R?zeknes Tehnolo?iju Akad?mija) is a one of most fast growing universities in Latvia. Higher education in Rezekne, one of regional cities in Latvia, rooted since 1925. For almost 100 years, Rezekne University of Applied Sciences was Alma mater for many successful leaders. Each student at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences are met as an individual. All students receive personal guidance and professors are easily approachable. Every year around 400 students enroll and in total more than 2000 students study in on our campus. The size of the university gives opportunity for close interaction between students and personnel on all stages of studies. Numerous international partners and the exchange program students make a multicultural environment in university. More than 200 Erasmus students and academics participated in exchange every year. At Rezekne University of Applied Sciences you build networks that last a life time. Read less