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Education (Commonwealth Supported) (Guidance and Counselling)

12 months
Duration
26880 AUD/year
24560 AUD/year
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About

University of Southern Queensland’s Graduate Education (Commonwealth Supported) (Guidance and Counselling) is ideal for teachers wishing to extend their career as a guidance officer, guidance counsellor or school counsellor.

Overview

Overview

  • Develop basic counselling skills and an understanding of the key issues faced by students and how today’s professionals in education are tackling them. The Master in Education (Commonwealth Supported) (Guidance and Counselling) is offered at University of Southern Queensland.
  • You will have the opportunity to study in the areas of advanced counselling in educational contexts, emotional and behavioural problems of children and young people, child wellbeing and protection, and assessment and testing.

Career opportunities

  • Career opportunities exist in an array of work environments from schools, TAFEs and universities to government agencies and industry. Roles can include guidance officer, guidance counsellor or school counsellor.
  • Students planning to work as a Guidance Officer in Education Queensland's state schools usually require registration as a teacher in addition to the Master of Education (Guidance and Counselling). Counselling roles in schools in the Independent or Catholic sectors in Queensland may have different requirements. You should check the requirements with your prospective employer.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • School Counseling
  • Psychology
  • Child Psychology
  • Teen Psychology
  • Therapy and Support

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place

Credits

8 alternative credits

units

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Australian university bachelor degree, or equivalent, in an education-related discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26880 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24560 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24560 AUD per year during 12 months.

Commonwealth supported: AUD 3985

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

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

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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Education (Commonwealth Supported) (Guidance and Counselling)
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