raduate Diploma in Counselling (M6I)

University of Tasmania

This course equips students with fundamental knowledge and skills in counselling, together with an understanding of the ethical, legal and professional issues in relation to the practice of counselling required for employment in a range of counselling roles. Students will develop an understanding of the social, cultural and developmental context in which counselling occurs and of a range of therapeutic approaches and appropriate to a range of client ages, needs and circumstances.The course also aims to provide professional development opportunities for people working in counselling roles. Fees & scholarships Domestic students Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments. Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in. In 2019, this fee is $45.45 per unit (of 12.5 credit points). In 2019, the maximum charge for full time students is $303. International students 2019 Total Course Fee (international students): $32,450 AUD*. Course cost based on a rate of $32,450 AUD per standard, full-time year of study (100 credit points). * Please note that this is an indicative fee only. International students International students are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the annual rate. International students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments. Scholarships Each year the University of Tasmania administers an estimated $7 million in scholarships to students from all walks of life, including those who have achieved high academic results; those from low socio-economic backgrounds; students with sporting ability; students undertaking overseas study; and students with a disability. Applications for most awards commencing in Semester 1 open at the beginning of August and close strictly on 31 October in the year prior. For more information on scholarships and to view the full range of scholarships available to you, head to the Scholarships website. http://www.utas.edu.au/scholarships. Additional Fees Information Domestic Students If you are a domestic student enrolling in the Graduate Diploma of Counselling (M6I), you may be eligible to receive a Commonwealth supported place at university. To find out what to pay and whether you are eligible you can read the information and guidelines at http://www.utas.edu.au/fees/fees-and-charges/what-to-pay/domestic. International Students There will be no international intake in 2017 due to the minimum requirements to enter the course.

At a Glance

Course level Postgraduate
CRICOS Code 059581J
Institution Name University of Tasmania
Campus Location HOBART
Institution Type University
Course Duration Minimum 1 Years
Course University University of Tasmania

About University of Tasmania

The University of Tasmania is ranked in the top 350 universities in the world, and is Australia’s premier university for teaching excellence, receiving more teaching awards than any other Australian university.The University has 38,000 students of which 6,500 are international students from 100 nations.

 

In the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), the University of Tasmania jumped eight places to be ranked 284th internationally (ARWU 2017). This places our University in the top 2 per cent of universities worldwide and reaffirms our reputation as a premier research institution.

 

The QS World University Rankings result of 287 is another leap forward for our University, climbing seven places and ranking among the best in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Agriculture and Forestry. Another seven disciplines were highly ranked in the QS Rankings, including Philosophy, Environmental Sciences, Biological Sciences, Sociology, Education, Geography, and Medicine. This consistent world-class performance across multiple disciplines is a testament to the strength and diversity of our research.The World University Rankings released by Times Higher Education (THE) also reflect our achievements as a world leader in research, placing our institution in the top 350 universities in the world.

 

  • A Focus on Excellence
    The University of Tasmania is highly regarded internationally for teaching and academic excellence. Our lecturers and tutors have the opportunity to engage with students individually and offer the personalised advice and guidance not available at larger institutions.Our diverse range of degrees, student exchanges, and learning experiences offer students a unique educational experience and excellent preparation for their future careers. We offer more than 100 undergraduate (bachelor) degrees, and more than 150 postgraduate programs, from graduate certificates through to research degrees. These range across five colleges and three specialist institutes, and include degrees in architecture, environmental management, engineering, medicine, nursing, business, finance, ICT, and aquaculture, and more.
  • Campus Information
    The University of Tasmania has campuses within the three main regions of Tasmania – Hobart in the south, Launceston in the north and Burnie in the north-west – ensuring full representation throughout the state. Our campuses make the most of Tasmania’s geographical advantages including rivers, mountains and beaches and are close to business hubs and public facilities. In 2006 the University expanded, establishing two campuses in Sydney – Darlinghurst and Rozelle.Each campus is large enough to offer a vibrant and unique learning environment, but still small enough to ensure friendly interaction between staff and students, and a strong focus on the individual.
  • Campus Services
    The campus services listed below are managed by Infrastructure Services and Development.Please follow one of the links below for information on specific services.If you have a question about any other service delivery by Infrastructure Services & Development, please contact us.
  • Why Study Online?
    Studying online is a flexible, practical way to get your degree. We want to make study work for you, no matter what your schedule looks like. Our online offerings include courses in Business, Education, Health and Medicine, Dementia Care, Arts, Planning and Justice Studies. You can connect with other students online, and support from staff is just a click away.

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