Both the online and in person courses will share 3 large online groups during the academic year – these will be held for one hour on 3 Thursday evenings. In addition, the in person course participants have the option of joining 5 of the online seminars which are a compulsory part of the on–line course.
Closing date for applications for the in-person course starting September 2024: Friday 28 June 2024 Closing date for applications for the on-line course starting November 2024: 6 September 2024 (late applications may be accepted if places are available).
List of all core curriculum seminars
The Social and cultural basis of group analysis
The Individual and the Group: Mind and Matrix
Dynamic Administration and the group environment
Psychodynamic theory and the unconscious
Setting up a Group
Difference and Power in groups
Racism through a group analytic lens
“The Large Group”
Reflective Practice and Other Workplace Groups
Group Analysis and Organisations
An IGA Certificate is awarded at the end of the course. There is a minimum attendance requirement of 80%.
Organisational-funded places: £2100
Self-funding places: £1950
‘early bird’ rate £1800 for applications received before 31 May 2024. There is an additional non-refundable selection fee of £200 payable on application.
Options for paying fees:
Full fee to be paid by 31 October 2024
or fees may be paid in monthly installments
Bursaries and Funding Application Support
GAN provides small bursaries each year for self-funding applicants. Details can be found here and the application form here.
Those applicants who wish to apply to their employer for funding should contact Mandy Wildman, the GAN Development Officer, who will be able to assist in writing a bid tailored to individual service requirements. Mandy can be contacted at: email@example.com
GAN also offers fee-assisted places for those applying from voluntary organisations. See here for further details.
How to Apply for the Course
Please complete the application form and email it to GAN’s Foundation Course Administrator, Nadine Gregory at firstname.lastname@example.org together with a passport-sized photo (which can be digital) and a non-refundable recruitment fee of £200.00.
Work Reflection Group Option
An online Work Reflection Group runs on monthly on Friday evenings. This provides further opportunity for you to think about your work using group analytic ideas. As a student on the Foundation Course you can apply for a place in a Work Reflection Group (further fee applies).