- Develop basic counselling skills and an understanding of the key issues faced by students and how today’s professionals in education are tackling them.
- 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.
- This Education (Counselling in Education Contexts) from the University of Southern Queensland does not qualify you for teacher registration in Queensland. You can qualify for teacher registration in Queensland with the Master of Learning and Teaching (Early Years), Master of Learning and Teaching (Primary) or Master of Learning and Teaching (Secondary).
- Career opportunities exist in an array of work environments from schools, TAFEs and universities to government agencies and industry. Roles 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 StructureCourses include:
- Lifelong Career Development
- Career Development in Educational Settings
- Professional Study
- Consultation and Communication: Theory and Practice
- Advanced Counselling in Educational Contexts
- 6 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
- Apply early, to make sure you secure a place
DisciplinesEducation School Counselling Educational Psychology View 106 other Masters in Education in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS: QLD 00244B, NSW 02225M
- 3-year bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent
International13440 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13440 AUD per year during 6 months.
National11280 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11280 AUD per year during 6 months.
- International/Online: AUD 13440
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.