Sequencing and Structure

Bachelor of Applied Social Science (BASSIX)

Year 1

1. BESC1011 Interpersonal Communication
2. SOSC1011 Introduction to Contemporary Society
3. COUN1011 Counselling Skills 1
4. BUSM1011 Organisational Behaviour
5. COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2[Pre-requisite COUN1011 Counselling Skills 1]

You may elect to enter a Specialised program after completing the initial 5 units.

6.BESC1021 Introduction to Psychology
7. SOSC1021 Social Analysis
8. COUN1031 Conflict Management
9. BESC1031 Approaches to Cultural Diversity

[ EXIT POINT FOR DIPLOMA OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE ]

Year 2

COUNSELLING

 

10. COUN2011 Counselling Methods 1*

11. BESC2031 Developmental Psychology
[Pre-requisite: Introduction to Psychology]

12. BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice

[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2   Note: this unit is followed by Student Placement 1 in the subsequent term]

13. COUN2021 Counselling Methods 2*
[Pre-requisite: COUN2011 Counselling Methods 1]

14. BESC2051 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours
[Pre-requisite: BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice]

15. SOSC2011 Social Policy
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

16. BESC2061 Groupwork Theory and Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

17. BESC2071 Applied Social Research
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

MANAGEMENT

 

10. BUSM2011 Management Theory and Practice*

11. BESC2031 Developmental Psychology
[Pre-requisite: BESC1021 Introduction to Psychology]

12. BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2.  Note: this unit is followed by Student Placement 1 in the subsequent term]

13. HRMG2011 Strategic Management and Planning*

14. BESC2051 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours
[Pre-requisite: Developing Professional Practice]

15. SOSC2011 Social Policy
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

16. BESC2061 Groupwork Theory and Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

17. BESC2071 Applied Social Research
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

COACHING

 

10. BESC2011 Foundations of Positive Psychology*
[Pre-requisite:BESC1021 Introduction to Psychology]

11. BESC2031 Developmental Psychology
[pre-requisite: BESC1021 Introduction to Psychology]

12. BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2. NB: This unit is followed by Student Placement 1 in the subsequent term]

13. BESC2041 Applied Positive Psychology*
[Pre-requisite: BESC2011 Foundations of Positive Psychology]

14. BESC2051 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours
[Pre-requisite: BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice]

15. SOSC2011 Social Policy
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

16. BESC2061 Groupwork Theory and Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

17. BESC2071 Applied Social Research
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

NO SPECIALISATION

 

10. Elective

11. BESC2031 Developmental Psychology
[Pre-requisite: BESC1021 Introduction to Psychology]

12. BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2. NB: This unit is followed by Student Placement 1 in the subsequent term]

13. Elective

14. BESC2051 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours
[Pre-requisite - BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice]

15. SOSC2011 Social Policy
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

16. BESC2061 Groupwork Theory and Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

17. BESC2071 Applied Social Research
[Pre-requisite: SOSC1021 Social Analysis]

[ EXIT POINT FOR ASSOCIATE DEGREE OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE ]

Year 3    * indicates Specialisation Units

18. COUN3031 Counselling Placement and Supervision 1                                                          [Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2, BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice and BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours. This unit is followed by Counselling Placement and Supervision 2 in the subsequent term]

19. COUN3011 Counselling in Loss*
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

20. Elective

21. SOSC3011 Contemporary Social Issues

22. COUN3021 Mental Health Issues*
[Pre-requisite: BESC2051 Social Legal and Ethical Issues]

23. COUN3041 Counselling Placement and Supervision 2                                                          [Pre-requisite: COUN3031 Counselling Placement and Supervision 1]

24. Elective

 

 

 

*Specialisation unit

18. BESC3021 Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2, BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice and BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours. This unit is followed by Student Placement 2 in the subsequent two terms]

19.BUSM3011 Managing in Ambiguity and Change*

20. Elective

21. SOSC3011 Contemporary Social Issues

22. BUSM3021 Contemporary Management Issues*
[Pre-requisite: BUSM2011 Management Theory and Practice; HRMG2011 Strategic Management and Planning; BUSM3011 Managing in Ambiguity and Change]

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 commences - 250 hours
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

23. BESC3041 The Reflective Practitioner
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

24. Elective

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 continued

*Specialisation unit

18. BESC3021 Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2, BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice and BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours. This unit is followed by Student Placement 2 in the subsequent two terms]

19. BESC3011 Coaching Theory and Practice*
[Pre-requisite: BESC2011 Foundations of Positive Psychology]

20. Elective

21. SOSC3011 Contemporary Social Issues

22. BESC3031 Coaching Applications*
[Pre-requisite: BESC3011 Coaching Theory and Practice]

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 commences -250 hours
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

23. BESC3041 The Reflective Practitioner
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

24. Elective

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 continued

 

*Specialisation unit

18. BESC3021 Professional Practice
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2, BESC2021 Developing Professional Practice and BESC2021Y Student Placement 1 - 150 hours. This unit is followed by Student Placement 2 in the subsequent two terms]

19. Elective

20. Elective

21. SOSC3011 Contemporary Social Issues

22. Elective

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 commences - 250 hours
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

23. BESC3041 The Reflective Practitioner
[Pre-requisite: BESC3021 Professional Practice]

24. Elective

BESC3021Y Student Placement 2 continued

 

 

 

*Specialisation unit

           

 

Electives - choose from the table below or from any of the Specialisation Units

COUN2901 Alcohol and Other Drugs Counselling
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

COUN2911 Crisis and Trauma Counselling
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]

BESC2921 Career Counselling and Assessment

COUN2921 Existential Counselling
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2 and COUN2021 Counselling Methods 2]

 

BUSM2901 Leading and Visioning

COUN2931 Family and Relationship Counselling
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2 and COUN2021 Counselling Methods 2]

HRMG2901 Human Resource Management

BUSM2911 Foundations of Marketing

BUSM2921 Managing and Developing Teams

BESC2901 Psychology of Health and Wellness
[Pre-requisite: BESC2011 Foundations of Positive Psychology]

BESC2911 Psychology of Peak Performance
[Pre-requisite: BESC2011 Foundations of Positive Psychology]

COUN2941 Working with Children and Adolescents
[Pre-requisite: COUN1021 Counselling Skills 2]