Text Books & Course Materials


Each trimester your unit or module Manual and Readings are available for free download in your online class space through the student portal.

Some higher education units or VET modules/ subjects will require you to work with a recommended or designated textbook. You may wish to purchase the textbook or, alternatively, limited copies are available from the library.

Click the links below to view the textbooks for your course

Trimester 2, 2018

Counselling Diploma Units for Trimester 2, 2018*

Counselling Bachelor Units for Trimester 2, 2018

Counselling Graduate Diploma for Trimester 2, 2018

Counselling Masters Units for Trimester 2, 2018

Psychological Science Units for Trimester 2, 2018

Social Work Units for Trimester 2, 2018

Vocational Education & Training Courses for Trimester 2, 2018

Bachelor of Psychological Science and Counselling for Trimester 2, 2018

Bachelor of Psychological Science and Criminology for Trimester 2, 2018

*Note the textbook for COUN0017 Advanced Counselling Skills has changed since the original publication of this list.

Library eTextbooks

Some textbooks are available as ebooks through the library. These ebooks can be accessed online at no additional cost by students with a current enrolment. Students are encouraged to check the eTextbook guide  to see which texts are available. A guide to searching for and using library ebooks can be found here. Note that some publisher-set limitations may apply to ebooks regarding printing of content, offline availability, or number of simultaneous users.

Purchasing Textbooks

ACAP liaise with the Co-Op to provide locations near our campuses for students to purchase the texts for our units. You can also purchase them through the Co-Op website.

Study Method

Recommended Outlet

Online Delivery

Co-op website

Sydney On-Campus

The Co-op Sydney CBD store or website

Melbourne On-Campus

The Co-op Grattan SPP store or website

Brisbane On-Campus

The Co-op University of Queensland, St Lucia store or website

Adelaide On-Campus

The Co-op website

If you are having trouble obtaining your texts from the Co-Op, you may also wish to try other sources such as Amazon, the Book Depository, or Abe Books.

Contact information for ACAP's bookstore partners

The Co-op Sydney CBD store
Shop 2, 153 Phillip Street, NSW, 2000. (Map)
(02) 9095 5551

The Co-op University of Queensland, St Lucia store
Building 4, Staff House Rd, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Qld, 4067. (Map)
Phone 0420 797 195.

The Co-op Grattan SPP store
Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry St, Carlton (cnr Grattan and Barry Sts), Vic, 3053. (Map)
Phone (03) 9341 7000, Fax (03) 9349 5992.