The Graduate Certificate of Counselling provides a postgraduate qualification for those seeking to enhance their skills in the professional domain of counselling and communication. To deepen their understanding in community and business settings in order to facilitate positive human change.
This course has been designed to prepare its graduates for employment in a role which leverages counselling and communication skills, whether to embark on counselling as a career, or perhaps for professional development where theoretical underpinnings are brought to life in practical self-reflective ways.
Available online.Please note: this will include a 5 day practical component held on campus in Sydney/Brisbane/Melbourne/Adelaide.
10 credit point subject will involve approximately 36 hours of directed study and approximately 84 hours of self-directed personal study.
Full time: 6 months
Part time: Available
We believe our students and graduates are improving lives and making the world a better place. Our focus on a practical learning environment and small class sizes will ensure you are ready for a successful nursing career.
The Graduate Certificate in Counselling program follows a trimester model with three 12-week teaching periods completed. The course comprises 4 x 10 credit point subjects (40 credit points). The Graduate Certificate can be studied in two trimesters full-time and four trimesters part-time. This introductory course provides students with a range of approaches to counselling encompassing core counselling competencies, self-care, and advanced communication skills.
Choose how, when and where you study, all with the support from your dedicated Success Coach.
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Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.