COU180 Introductory Counselling Skills

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COU180 Introductory Counselling Skills


This course introduces you to the skills and process of Person Centred counselling. It concentrates on the theory and practice of developing a therapeutic relationship from a humanistic perspective using micro-skills. It considers issues impacting on engagement, such as diversity, and differing types of client motivation. Framed in counselling, the skills taught relate to relationship building and communication in many interpersonal contexts outside formal counselling relationships.

Other information

Semester of offer*:
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 1
  • Gympie: Semester 1
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 1
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

COU180 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 198KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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