Master of Counselling
School of Arts & Sciences, Fremantle Campus
Accredited by the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia and Australian Counselling Association, this degree provides professional training for students who would like to work in the challenging but rewarding area of counselling. This degree combines classroom based study with practical counselling experience. Students have the opportunity to complete an original thesis as part of this program.
Why study this degree?
- COUN6000 Interpersonal Group Practice
- COUN6001 Counselling Skills
- COUN6002 Theoretical Approaches to Counselling
- COUN6003 Approaches to Mental Health
- COUN6004 Theory and Process of Group Facilitation
- COUN6005 Family Systems and Couples
- RSCH5010 Research Methods
- PHIL6020 Ethical Issues in Professional Life
- COUN6006 Placement, Supervision and Case Studies A & B
- COUN6008 Professional Practice
- COUN6009 Trauma, Loss and Grief Counselling
- COUN6010 Specialised Counselling Approaches
- THREE (3) Research Electives
Master of Counselling research electives
- ARTS6000 Literature Review
- ARTS6001 Professional Project
- ARTS6002 Experience the World
- ARTS6003 Research Project
- ARTS6004 Research Project
- ARTS6005 Special Project
- ARTS6030 Professional Group Project
- RSCH7000 Quantitative Research Methods
- RSCH7001 Qualitative Research Methods
- RSCH7002 Scholarly Writing and Publication
- RSCH7003 Developing a Research Proposal
Full details of the program requirements are contained in the Program Regulations.
Please note: The availability of these courses is indicative only and may be subject to change.
You will learn from academics who are industry leaders and, through our practicum placements and internship programs, you will gain real professional experience and make valuable contacts with potential employers.
Fees and costs
This Program has the following loan scheme(s) available for eligible students:
The FEE-HELP loan scheme assists eligible fee-paying students with the payment of all, or part, of their tuition fees, not including additional study costs such as accommodation or textbooks. Your FEE-HELP debt will be indexed each year in line with the Consumer Price Index. Please note, from 1 January 2019, students studying an undergraduate program at the University of Notre Dame will no longer be charged the 25% FEE-HELP loan fee.
For further information, or for indicative fees for domestic or international students, please visit our Fees page.