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Counselling and Psychotherapy

Edith Cowan University

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
32000 AUD/year
6700 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy course offered at Edith Cowan University includes theoretical study, experiential-based skill development and self-reflective clinical practice in the fields of counselling and psychotherapy.

Overview

The overall theoretical orientation of this The Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy course offered at Edith Cowan University coursework is psychoanalytic and to a lesser extent systemic. 

In the final year of study, students can hone their clinical skills in a year-long fieldwork placement, or as an alternative to the fieldwork placement, students with relevant previous experience may apply to complete a research project.

Why choose ECU?

  • Good question. It's what other organisations ask our graduates every year...
  • It's how we discovered that the quality of teaching here is the best in Western Australia. 
  • It's also how we learned from QILT that we're Australia's top-ranked public university for student experience 
  • And it's how we know that we're one of the best young universities in the world under 50 years old.
  • So the real question is, why not choose ECU?

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Psychodynamic Practice
  • Psychodynamic Theories of Counselling
  • Couples and Family Therapy
  • Individual Psychotherapy Practice 
  • Object Relations and Attachment Theory
  • Personal Issues in Counselling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
84
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 083642A

  • All applicants are required to have a three year degree from a recognised university, and attend an interview. Applicants will be asked to provide a written application and attend an interview if they are short-listed. Preference will be given to applicants with at least two years full-time (or equivalent) experience in a formal counselling role.
  • It is desirable that all applicants have a three-year degree from a recognised university, in an area such as social work, psychology, medicine, occupational therapy, nursing, theology or human services.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6700 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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