The Counselling program at Monash University is suited to people from a variety of professions, such as human resources, health, social welfare and education. It is taught by leading academics with extensive experience working as counsellors and psychologists.
You'll examine the various forms of professional counselling, including online and distance counselling, child and adolescent counselling, and individual, couples and group counselling. You'll be introduced to the ethical and professional issues faced by counsellors, and explore creative approaches to counselling, including play and art therapy. You'll also gain in-depth knowledge across a range of contemporary cognitive-behaviour therapies.
The Counselling Placement Team source many placements and communicate these opportunities to students. Please note most placement providers will require you to submit an application and/or attend an interview to secure the placement. Students located interstate, overseas or rurally will be required to source your own placements, under the guidance of the Counselling Placement Team.
Graduates work in a variety of fields, including careers counselling, education, child and family services, health policy, family counselling, health-services management and rehabilitation counselling.
This course is accredited in Australia by the Australian Counselling Association (ACA) and Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA).
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- Lifespan development and counsellor identity
- Counselling settings and populations
- Counselling children and adolescents
- Counselling skills for individuals, couples and groups
- Cognitive behaviour therapies
- Ethics for counsellors
- 12 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
Applications for Semester two, are currently open. Applications will close on 23 April for applicants who would like to study off-campus. Applications will close on 30 April for applicants who would like to study on-shore.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- CRICOS code: 083043B
- Entry level 1:
An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with at least a credit (60%) average.
- Entry level 2:
An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with at least a credit (60%) average and a minimum of two years of full time equivalent relevant professional experience
An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline including social work, psychology or counselling with at least a credit (60%) average
International36400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 36400 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National27500 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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