12 months
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22000 AUD/year
13600 AUD/year
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About

In the Rehabilitation Counselling program offered by Griffith University you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to work as a rehabilitation counsellor in government, insurance, private and not-for-profit rehabilitation services.

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Overview

In the Rehabilitation Counselling program offered by Griffith University you will learn about vocational evaluation, job placement, injury management, disability studies, applied counselling and research methods. 

You will also undertake supervised fieldwork, which will give you the opportunity to apply theory to practice.

Additionally, you will complete a supervised dissertation or choose from elective courses in areas such as workplace health and safety, mental health, negotiation skills, disability and ageing studies. 

This will allow you to complete specialist courses and research relevant to your interests in a particular area of rehabilitation counselling practice.

Career opportunities

You will be prepared for work as a rehabilitation counsellor in government, insurance, private and not-for-profit organisations involved with vocational rehabilitation services, workers compensation and motor accident rehabilitation, and disability employment services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Lived Experience of Disability
  • Job Development and Placement
  • Foundations of Research Inquiry
  • Applied Counselling
  • Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Vocational Evaluation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider - 00233E

Entry into the Master of Rehabilitation Counselling requires students to have completed:

  • a Bachelor degree from a recognised Australian university in an allied health field such as vocational rehabilitation, psychology, exercise science, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, occupational health nursing, human services, social work, industrial relations, human resource management, occupational health and safety and successful interview with the Program Director
  • OR a Bachelor Honours degree, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters from a recognised Australian university in a different discipline area and successful interview with the Program Director

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13600 AUD per year during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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