About This Course
The Undergraduate Certificate in Counselling introduces students to foundational counselling concepts and skills and how these are used in counselling practice and guides them through the challenges of interpersonal communication.
The certificate is targeted at those who are wanting to explore the counselling field and those who work or volunteer in roles that are not professional counselling roles but may nevertheless benefit from some basic counselling knowledge (e.g. SSO, Christian Pastoral Support Worker).
Course Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate foundational knowledge of key counselling concepts and skills and how these are applied in counselling practice
- Analyse contemporary issues and challenges in interpersonal communication and propose solutions to these difficulties
- Critically reflect on their personal development and practice as counsellors
Application of Knowledge and Skills
- Employ effective communication and appropriate counselling microskills in counselling contexts
Diploma in Applied Social Science
The Diploma of Applied Social Science introduces you to the areas of social science and counselling or youth work. It will provide you with the fundamentals of social analysis and insights into human development and behaviour. It will orientate you to some research methodologies and social policies.
Bachelor of Counselling
For more than 30 years, Tabor has been teaching students what it means to listen. And we mean really listen – without agenda, prejudices or judgment. Counselling another human through a challenging time in their life can be truly transformational for the individuals involved.
How long does it take?
6 months full-time* or part-time equivalent.
*Not available full-time in every intake.
When can I start?
Semester 1 – February
Semester 2 – July