Tailor-made for working professionals, this flexible masters attracts graduates who are already working in the teaching, counselling, nursing, social work or other related professions and want to become a counsellor or to advance their counselling qualification.
This Master of Counselling from University of Auckland provides opportunities to examine and develop the inter-related components essential to effective counselling practice – theory, research, advanced skills and reflexivity. If you are a teacher, social worker or professional in a related field, this programme will enable you to become a professional counsellor.
If you are an experienced counsellor, the Master of Counselling will provide you with an opportunity to advance your skills and research capabilities and gain a highly regarded postgraduate qualification.
This programme is suitable for experienced and aspiring individuals who are looking to both broaden and advance their careers as counselling professionals.
- Counselling Laboratory
- The Counselling Process
- Cultural Issues in Counselling
- Professional Issues in Counselling
- Research and Counselling
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
120 or 240
More informationGo to the official programme website
DisciplinesEducation Counselling View 6 other Masters in Counselling in New Zealand
Research 120 points
- You must have completed one year of postgraduate study in counselling or counselling theory, following an undergraduate degree, at a recognised university (or similar institution). You will need a GPE of 5.0 in the most advanced courses taken.
Research 240 points
- You must have completed an undergraduate degree in education, counselling, nursing, social work or similar profession. Your study must have been at a recognised university (or similar institution) and you will need a GPE of 5.0 in the most advanced courses taken.
International21827 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21827 USD per year and a duration of .
National5084 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5084 USD per year and a duration of .
- National: NZ$7,545.60 – $7,694.40
- International: NZ$32,392
Are you an international student considering studying at the University of Auckland or already studying here? You may be eligible for a scholarship.
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