Sequencing and Structure

Important notice regarding study duration for all students enrolled in the courses below!

All MASS students have received a letter from the Head of School detailing the time of completion of their program as the course is in teach out.

If students have not received their letters by 15th January 2013, please contact Michaela Munoz (Postgraduate Programs Coordinator): postgrad@acap.edu.au 

Year 1 Year 2

1.SOSC6011 Theories of Contemporary Society

2. COUN6011 Counselling Skills

3.COUN6021 Advanced Counselling Applications
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills]

4. COUN6031 Approaches to Therapy 1
[Pre-requisites: Counselling Skills. Co-requisite: Advanced Counselling Applications]

5. COUN6041 Approaches to Therapy 2
[Pre-requisites: Counselling Skills, Advanced Counselling Applications]

6. COUN6081 Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 1
[Pre-requisites: Advanced Counselling Applications]

7. BESC6011 Development Throughout the Lifespan

8. COUN6061 Research Practices and Methodologies

[ EXIT POINT FOR GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE ]

9. COUN6091 Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 2
[Pre-requisite: Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 1]

10. COUN6071 Independent Project
[Pre-requisite: Research Practices and Methodologies, approved ethics application; this unit should not be taken following the term when Research Practices and Methodologies was taken]

11. Counselling Specialisation Elective

12. Counselling Specialisation Elective

Electives

COUN6941 Existential Humanistic Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]

COUN6951 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]

COUN6931 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]


 Master of Applied Social Science (No Specialisation) 

This course provides students with the opportunity to choose from both the Counselling and Management core and elective units.

New enrolments are no longer being accepted for this course. The sequence guide below is restricted to currently enrolled students only.

Year 1 Year 2

1.SOSC6011 Theories of Contemporary Society

2.Core Unit 1*

3.Core Unit 2*

4. Core Unit 3*

5. Core Unit 4*

6. Elective 1**

7 .Elective 2**

8. COUN6061 Research Practices and Methodologies

[ EXIT POINT FOR GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE ]

9.SOSC6021 The Contextualised Self
[Pre-requisite: Theories of Contemporary Society]

10. COUN6071 Independent Project
[Pre-requisite: Research Practices and Methodologies, approved ethics application; this unit should not be taken following the term after Research Practices & Methodologies was taken]

11. Specialisation Elective 1***

12. Specialisation Elective 2***

Core
Core Counselling Units* Core Management Units*

COUN6011 Counselling Skills

COUN6021 Advanced Counselling Applications
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills]

COUN6031 Approaches to Therapy I
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Co-requisite: Advanced Counselling Applications]

COUN6041 Approaches to Therapy II
[Pre-requisites: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications]

BUSM6011 Complexities of Change

BUSM6021 Society and Culture in Organisational Behaviour

BUSM6031 The Challenges of Leadership

BUSM6041 Managing Groups in Organisations

Electives
Counselling Elective** Management Electives**

COUN6901 Working with Crisis and Trauma
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1]

COUN6921 Working with Families and Children
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1]

COUN6911 Working with Families and Adolescents
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1]

BUSM6901 Managing Cultural Complexity

BUSM6911 Supervision for Managers

Specialisation Electives
Counselling Specialisation Electives*** Management Specialisation Electives***

COUN6941 Existential Humanistic Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 and 2]

COUN6951 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 and 2]

COUN6931 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 and 2]

BUSM6931 Change Management/Agent
[Recommended Pre-requisites: all core management units]

BUSM6921 Coaching in Organisations
[Recommended Pre-requisites: all core management units]

 

 Master of Applied Social Science (Management) 

New enrolments are no longer being accepted for this course. The sequence guide below is restricted to currently enrolled students only.

Year 1 Year 2

1. SOSC6011 Theories of Contemporary Society

2. BUSM6011 Complexities of Change

3. BUSM6021 Society and Culture in Organisational Behaviour

4. BUSM6031 The Challenges of Leadership

5. BUSM6041 Managing Groups in Organisations

6. Core Elective 1

7. Core Elective 2

8. COUN6061 Research Practices and Methodologies

[ EXIT POINT FOR GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE (MANAGEMENT) ]

9. SOSC6021 The Contextualised Self
[Pre-requisite: Theories of Contemporary Society]

10. COUN6071 Independent Project
[Pre-requisite: Research Practices and Methodologies, approved ethics application; this unit should not be taken following the term after Research Practices & Methodologies was taken]

11. Specialisation Elective 1

12. Specialisation Elective 2

Electives
Core Management Electives Management Specialisation Electives

BUSM6901 Managing Cultural Complexity

BUSM6911 Supervision for Managers

BUSM6931 Change Management Agent
[Recommended pre-requisites: all core management units]

BUSM6921 Coaching in Organisations
[Recommended pre-requisites: all core management units]

 

 

 Master of Applied Social Science Pathways from the Graduate Diploma of Counselling 

Pathway:  Master of Applied Social Science (No Specialisation)

1. SOSC6011 Theories of Contemporary Society

2. COUN6061 Research Practices and Methodologies

3. SOSC6021 The Contextualised Self
[Pre-requisite: Theories of Contemporary Society]

4. COUN6071 Independent Project
[Pre-requisite: Research Practices and Methodologies]

5. Counselling Specialisation Elective 1

6. Counselling Specialisation Elective 2

 

Pathway: Master of Applied Social Science (Counselling)

1. SOSC6011 Theories of Contemporary Society

2. COUN6061 Research Practices and Methodologies

3. COUN6081 Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 1
[Pre-requisites: Advanced Counselling Applications].

4. COUN6071 Independent Project
[Pre-requisite: Research Practices and Methodologies]

5.COUN6091 Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 2
[Pre-requites: Advanced Counselling Placement & Supervision 1]

6. Counselling Specialisation Elective 1

7. Counselling Specialisation Elective 2

Electives

COUN6941 Existential Humanistic Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]

COUN6951 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]

COUN6931 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
[Pre-requisite: Counselling Skills; Advanced Counselling Applications; Recommended Pre-requisites: Approaches to Therapy 1 & 2]

To view unit fees and equivalent full-time student load (EFTSL) values refer to http://www.acap.edu.au/costs.html

Unit availability is subject to demand.