Compare institutions offeringBachelor of Counselling

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a Counsellor.
in Australia
5 institutions:

Australian College of Applied ProfessionsFEATURED

Learn from ACAP's highly skilled academics and teachers who are practising professionals with industry experience.


Study modeOnline
Study duration3 years full-time (part-time available)

Edith Cowan University


Study modeOnline, On-campus
Study duration3 years full-time (part-time available)

Griffith University


Study modeOn-campus
Study duration3 years full-time (part-time available)

University of the Sunshine Coast


Study modeOn-campus
Study duration3 years full-time (part-time available)

The University of Notre Dame


Study modeOn-campus
Study duration3 years full-time (part-time available)
Course content and delivery will vary between providers
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A Bachelor degree will prepare you for professional roles in the industry. You’ll be able to apply a broad body of knowledge in a wide range of settings.
Curriculum
Providers may offer work integrated learning opportunities such as placements or projects. Some providers may even find and organise these experiences for you.
Study option
If you have completed previous study and/or relevant work experience, you may find you can start studying at a higher level or that you’re eligible for credit or Recognition of Prior Learning.

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