- Be supported by a dedicated Student Success Adviser
- Online and accelerated
- Apply knowledge and skills immediately
- Develop industry-relevant skills
- Start anytime – intakes are open every 2 months
Whether helping others cope with crisis, put challenges into perspective or find a life worth living, guide the way and practise respectful and inclusive counselling. The Master of Counselling consists of research-led content that is delivered via supported and interactive teaching, while allowing students to undertake experiential learning. Students will work closely with clinical supervisors while undertaking placement units.
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In the top two universities in Australia.2
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Human diversity, inclusion and respect
Learn the factors that influence cultural diversity to be able to provide respectful counselling support to individuals across Australia.
The course is recognised as a professional qualification in counselling and accredited by the Australian Counselling Association (ACA), in line with their Professional Training Standards.
Supported experiential practice
Students will have opportunities to use the skills acquired in the course in practical settings, with supervision from clinical experts and support from peers.