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Postgraduate Diploma Online

Mental Health Counselling

University of Southern Queensland

12 months
Duration
30320 AUD/year
23440 AUD/year
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About

Do you have a passion for supporting those with mental health conditions? The Mental Health Counselling program from the University of Southern Queensland is available to graduates of human services, health, nursing, psychology and other allied health disciplines. 

Overview

On completion of the Mental Health Counselling program from the University of Southern Queensland, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of theories and models fundamental to fields associated with counselling

  • Demonstrate advanced interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills

  • Demonstrate ability to apply critical reasoning, judgment and problem solving to a range of professional, legal, and ethical practice issues

  • Demonstrate ability to contextualise knowledge within a counselling context.

  • Demonstrate ability to apply discipline knowledge and professional practice skills in formative development as a counselling practitioner and demonstrate autonomy, expert judgment, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner or learner. 

Career outcomes

As a graduate, you will be equipped to specialise in mental health counselling, case management and wellbeing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Counselling Skills and Applications
  • Professional Counselling Practice, Identity, and Ethics 
  • Counselling Frameworks
  • Counselling Issues and Contexts
  • Contexts of Mental Health Counselling
  • Mental Health Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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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.
90

Credits

8 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: QLD 00244B, NSW 02225M  

To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Completion of an Australian university three year Bachelor degree in any area or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30320 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30320 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23440 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23440 AUD per year and a duration of 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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