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Excelsia College

24 months
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42440 AUD/year
40384 AUD/year
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About

The Counselling program from Excelsia College provides advanced training in counselling theory and practice, with an introduction to a range of counselling specialisations. The postgraduate degree integrates mental health and wellness/strength-based models within a Christian worldview, encouraging and equipping counsellors to work with the whole person. 

Overview

Produce self-reflexive counsellors who can:

  • develop and maintain respectful, caring and collaborative therapeutic relationships and
  • effectively function both independently and within multi-disciplinary settings; Prepare counsellors to work in a variety of settings with clients of diverse ages, backgrounds and life issues; Highlight the importance of lifelong learning that is informed by counselling-focused research, set within ongoing professional development.

Professional Placement

Course includes assisting students with locating placements, 100 direct client contact hours and 25 hours of clinical supervision, along with free personal counselling. This combination meets the highest training standards as specified by PACFA 2014 Training Standards.

This Counselling program from Excelsia College is suited for:
  • current counsellors seeking additional training at a post-graduate level;
  • Individuals with undergraduate qualifications (or equivalent) wanting to enter the counselling profession;
  • Other professionals seeking to diversify and extend their current skill set or change career direction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Skills
  • Counseling Theories and Models
  • Approaches to Mental Health
  • Relational Dynamics
  • Development and Diversity
  • Ethical Issues and Practice
  • Group Process

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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.
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Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 056057J

Applicants may be admitted to the Master of Counselling if they have previously successfully completed a relevant:

  • Bachelor degree or
  • Bachelor Honours degree
‘Relevant’ means a degree that includes subjects such as psychology, social work and education where you studied human motivation and behaviour. “Non-relevant” means degrees that are science based (not including psychology), where you have not studied human motivation and behaviour.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42440 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42440 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    40384 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40384 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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