Bachelor of Counselling - Year Two


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Highlights

This year prepares students for work in allied counselling related fields but the degree is becoming the minimum standard to work as a counsellor with membership to the New Zealand Counselling Associations.


About This Course

This is Year 2 of the Bachelor in Counselling and follows successful completion of Year 1 and placement readiness. The focus shifts to a supervised practicum within an approved counselling setting combined with on-campus classes to develop students’ competence and confidence in the Person-Centred counselling approach. Students complete a minimum of 100 hours of face-to-face supervised counselling practice (At least 80 hours must be focussed on working with adults). Classes to deepen the students’ theoretical development are held weekly on Mondays.

Year 2 of the Bachelor of Counselling prepares students for Year 3.

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Career Opportunities

Youth Worker - Kaimahi Taiohi

Youth workers support young people, work with them and their families, help them build healthy connections, and give guidance in health, education, training and employment.

Counsellor - Kaitohutohu

Counsellors help people to deal with their feelings and responses, solve problems and create change in their lives.

Psychotherapist - Kaihaumanu Hinengaro

Psychotherapists help individuals, couples or groups identify, understand, and manage emotional and behavioural problems.


Upcoming Intakes

Campus Start Date Domestic International *
Christchurch 11 February 2019 $5995.00 $16395.00

Fees listed are indicative only and may vary with course selection. Exact fees can be confirmed when you enquire or apply.
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Entry requirements

Minimum requirements
Any minimum or preferred criteria for entry to this qualification.

Minimum 24 years old. Subject to checks on personal background and references, participate in selection interviews for suitability, and be free from addictions. Completed the Certificate of Interpersonal Skills or equivalent.

Duration The minimum amount of time it takes to complete this qualification.

2 Years

Tuition fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees $6,183
The annual tuition fees payable by a student to study this qualification, additional to what the government contributes. (This is an average based on recent course enrolments. Your fees may differ depending on your course selection.)
$12,366
The total tuition fees payable by a student to study this qualification, additional to what the government contributes. (This is an average based on recent course enrolments. Your fees may differ depending on your course selection.)
Government tuition subsidy $6,135
The average annual amount paid by government towards the tuition fees for this qualification, additional to what the student pays. (This is an estimate based on the fees subsidy paid by government to tertiary providers last year.)
$12,270
The average total amount paid by government towards the tuition fees for this qualification, additional to what the student pays. (This is an estimate based on the fees subsidy paid by government to tertiary providers last year.)
TOTAL $12,318
The combined total of the annual amount paid by both the student and government towards the tuition fees for this qualification. (This is an estimate based on recent course enrolments and the fees subsidy paid by government to tertiary providers last year.)
$24,636
The combined total of the amount paid by both the student and government towards the total tuition fees for this qualification. (This is an estimate based on recent course enrolments and the fees subsidy paid by government to tertiary providers last year.)
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Student success The percentage of students who successfully completed courses towards this qualification last year.

Successful course completions

70%

National Graduate Outcomes

3 years after completion
Median earnings
The median represents the middle value for all earnings of young graduates who completed a qualification in this subject area at this level nationally. Earnings do not relate specifically to graduates who completed qualifications at ATC New Zealand.
$28,926
Earnings range
The range shows the upper and lower quartile values representing the one quarter point and three quarters point for all earnings of young graduates who completed qualifications in this subject area. Half of all graduates had earnings within this range.
$19,183 - $37,617
In employment
This percentage relates to young graduates who completed a qualification in this subject area at this level nationally and does not relate specifically to graduates who completed qualifications at ATC New Zealand.
43%
In further study
This percentage relates to young graduates who completed a qualification in this subject area at this level nationally and does not relate specifically to graduates who completed qualifications at ATC New Zealand.
44%
On a benefit
This percentage relates to young graduates who completed a qualification in this subject area at this level nationally and does not relate specifically to graduates who completed qualifications at ATC New Zealand.
7%

Note: All KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only.
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