Commencing semesters, 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Program code

5151

Faculty

Medicine

School

Faculty of Medicine

Location

Herston

Delivery mode

Flexible Delivery

View the Master of Mental Health course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Art Therapy field of study.

Enquiries

Australian/domestic students

Faculty of Medicine

Email: med.enquiries@uq.edu.au

Phone: (07) 334 64922

International students

International Student Advisor

Email: study@uq.edu.au

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Enquire online

http://www.health.uq.edu.au/

Why study Art Therapy?

This program prepares students for clinical practice in art therapy to a high standard. Students will develop the knowledge and skills to provide art therapy interventions in a wide range of settings and with diverse clinical groups. The program meets the requirements of the Australia and New Zealand Art Therapy Association for professional registration.

The Art Therapy specialisation is available by internal study only.

For further information regarding prerequisites, admission processes and program details, please contact: Jane O'Sullivan, Field Coordinator, jane.osullivan@uq.edu.au.

2018 domestic information booklet.

2018 international information booklet.

While late applications will be considered, the due date for the art therapy stream is 16 October in the year preceding commencement. This allows time for evaluation of the artwork portfolio and an interview.

What you can study

Program components include:

  • art therapy theory
  • experiential art therapy workshops
  • supervised clinical placements (800 hours)
  • mental health theory and practice courses
  • research project
  • portfolio presentation

Courses

View the Master of Mental Health course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Art Therapy field of study.

What it costs

Please view the Master of Mental Health for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please view the Master of Mental Health for information on key dates and how to apply.