Master of Counselling

MCouns

  • young woman in counselling session

Duration

2 years full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $16,210

Based on 2018
total programme fee

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Duration

2 years full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $69,800

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The Master of Counselling is the only postgraduate counselling degree in Te Waipounamu, the South Island. This master's is designed to give students the opportunity to extend their theoretical grounding and professional skills to work as counsellors in a variety of settings. Students are trained to identify systematic, effective ways to help clients find simple, acceptable solutions to their current concerns and problems.

The MCouns consists of 240 points of study, taken as a combination of practical and theory courses.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Counselling.

For study planning help contact the School of Health Sciences or the College of Education, Health and Human Development:

College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora

University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3333

Email education@canterbury.ac.nz