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Counselling Courses

Would you like to understand and improve human connections? Study counselling to help others develop better self-awareness for a more positive path in life. With ACAP’s counselling courses you will gain practical skills and strategies to successfully explore a career in contemporary counselling. Support individuals, couples, families or groups with the lens of the cultural and social-political context in which they live in.

9 Available Courses

Undergraduate Certificate in Counselling

Online / On Campus
4 units
N/A
6 months full-time

Diploma of Counselling Skills

Online / On Campus
8 units
5
1 year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Bachelor of Counselling

Online / On Campus
24 units
7
3 years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Bachelor of Psychological Science and Counselling

Online / On Campus
24 units
7
3 years full-time (or part-time equivalent)
New

Graduate Certificate in Counselling Skills with Offender Populations

Online / On Campus
4 units
8
1 year full-time (or part-time equivalent) 2 trimesters
New

Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice

Online
4 units
8
1 year full-time (or part-time equivalent) 2 trimesters
New

Graduate Certificate in Wellbeing In Schools

Online
4 units
8
1 year full-time (or part-time equivalent) 2 trimesters

Graduate Diploma of Counselling

Online / On Campus
12 units
8
2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy

Blended Delivery
16 units
9
2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent)
Student Stories

Ayshe's Experience at ACAP

Bachelor of Counselling

"I chose to study at ACAP to fulfil my desire to really understand the process of mental wellness.'

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6 Reasons to Choose ACAP

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Deep Experience

ACAP has been specialising in human behaviour since 1983 providing a unique environment where everybody is devoted to understanding people. Our academics are experienced teachers and industry practitioners, committed to practical learning.

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Flexible Study

Learn your way with us. Study modes are flexible; on-campus, online or blended with the option to study full time or part time.

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Practical Learning

Our industry accredited courses focus on practical and experiential learning. Professional placements help create sought after graduates ready for the workforce and prepared to make a positive difference in the world.

4

Smaller Class Sizes

Our intimate, specialised approach to learning enables you to get to know your peers and your dedicated teachers who are committed to in depth discussions, practical skills and your personal growth.

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Range of Courses

From diplomas through to postgrad Masters, ACAP creates experts in human behaviour, equipped to make a difference in the community. Study psychology, counselling, coaching, social work or criminology.

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Accredited Qualifications

ACAP’s psychology degrees are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC), and our higher education counselling degrees are accredited by the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA).

Courses with Flexibility

Learn your way

At ACAP we provide you with a range of flexible study choices including on campus and online study with the option to study full time or part time. Whether you are combining your study with a full-time job, trying to balance your family life or hoping to further your education, we can help you reach your career goals.

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On Campus

Attend classes for a rewarding, interactive hands-on experience at one of our 5 campuses.

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Online

Study anywhere, anytime with our online classes including discussion forums.

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Blended Learning

A combination of live classes and online learning for freedom and practical experience. 

A Range of Funding Options

Your fees may vary depending on your enrolment. Whether you are a self-funded domestic student, you are using a FEE-HELP loan or you are an international student, we have options to meet your needs.

 

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Pay upfront

Pay your tuition fees up front by direct debit, BPAY or credit card every trimester. 

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Fee-help

A Commonwealth Government loan to help pay for all or part of your higher education course fees.

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Vet Loan

A Commonwealth Government VET Student Loan (VSL) to help pay all or part of your Diploma course fees up to $10,000.

Speak to an Adviser Today

Have a question? Contact a course adviser today. They are available to answer any study questions you may have to put you on the right career path.
 

Enquire Now Call 1800 039 139