Take the first step towards a rewarding career in counselling through this accredited higher education course, which provides students with a sound understanding of counselling theories and strategies. You will gain knowledge in therapy styles and an insight into varying techniques and evaluation processes for use with clients on various issues. You will learn developmental stages across the lifespan and the principles involved in case management.
The course is a stand-alone course and accredited with the Australian Counselling Association. Once complete you can choose to build on your knowledge and enrol in the Bachelors of Counselling where you will receive credit for the course.
Online. International students on a student visa must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.
10 credit point subject will involve approximately 36 hours of directed study and approximately 84 hours of self-directed study. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.
1 year Full-time
Part-time options available
It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.
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Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.
Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.