COU180 Introductory Counselling Skills - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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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.

Course detail

Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 1
Student contribution band
Band 4A
Tuition fee
1.4A: Social Work, Counselling, Welfare Std, Human Welf nec 0905XX
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Course outline

COU180 Course Outline Semester 1, 2021 (PDF 77KB)

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