Advanced level unit in Behavioural Science major
This 13-week blended unit provides third year students with an overview of counselling concepts and skills. Students will be introduced to theories of counselling and basic communication skills. Multicultural counselling and an awareness of some of the ethical and professional issues facing counsellors will be addressed. This unit will provide students with knowledge and skills that are applicable to a number of workplace settings. Completion of this unit does not qualify students to practice counselling, however, it provides a foundation for further study in this area.
|Unit name||Counselling Fundamentals|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Ms Anne-Marie Dean
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,207.00||090701|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
13 weekly online modules
Theories of Counselling Essay (2000 words) - 35%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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