Courses & Units

Counselling Skills 2 KHA502

Hobart

Introduction

This unit covers the skills needed for the various components of the counselling process and builds on the skills acquired in Counselling Skills 1, including further exploration of the 3 Steps Egan model. Students are required to demonstrate they have acquired both basic and advanced counselling skills. The unit introduces counselling skills relevant to specific work situations such as conflict resolution, working with difficult clients, and brief interventions strategies. Multicultural counselling will also be addressed. Students are required to demonstrate their ability to apply the counselling skills in a variety of simulated counselling situations.

Summary

Unit name Counselling Skills 2
Unit code KHA502
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
Discipline Psychology
Coordinator

Catherine Deans

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
061700 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

KHA501 must be studied prior to KHA502 or in the same semester.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Students enrolled in on-campus availabilities for this unit please note that the teaching pattern for this unit is currently under review and subject to approval by the College. The final teaching pattern is expected to incorporate face to face workshops supported by online resources.

Assessment

Skills demonstration (35%),

Paraprofessional Report card (5 page template) & Reflective Journal (2000 words) 30%,

Oral Presentation 15%,

Essay (1500 words) 20%.

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Textbooks

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