Deakin University

Graduate Certificate of Counselling

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Our Graduate Certificate of Counselling will provide you with essential knowledge and skills in counselling required to effectively and compassionately support individuals with mild or moderate mental health problems and normal developmental issues. The course has a particular focus on telecounselling and counselling diversity, both of which are of increasing importance and experiencing higher demand in Australia and globally.Want to expand on your current career in helping others or start a new career path in counselling?This course will be a perfect fit for you if you’ve considered a career related to counselling or would like to develop counselling expertise to support your current role and expand your career opportunities (i.e. support workers, social workers, teachers, student advisors, nurses, supervisors, managers, doctors, occupational therapists etc.).

Structure

The Graduate Certificate of Counselling is part-time only and consists of the standard academic integrity module, 1 core unit and 3 course electives, each worth 1 credit point (total 4 credit points).All commencing Faculty of Health Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work students are required to complete HAI010 Academic Integrity in their first semester of study (0 credit point compulsory unit).

Subjects

  • For information on major subjects please contact Health enquiries at health-enquire@deakin.edu.au

Standard entry requirements

All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Selection is competitive and meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee selection.Entry requirements include:Bachelor Degree or higher ORtwo years relevant work experience ORevidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) No
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

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