Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies*

PGCertCounSt

  • young woman in counselling session

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Counselling
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Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Counselling
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

For those wanting to add counselling theory and skills to their health or education profession, the Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies (PGCertCounSt) will provide the knowledge and practice to enhance your professional helping skills with a range of clients, students, or colleagues.

The PGCertCounSt is also an ideal pathway into applying for the Master of Counselling, a degree which enables graduates to obtain provisional membership with the New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC).

UC offers the only postgraduate Counselling programmes in Te Waipounamu, the South Island.

* New qualification subject to Universities New Zealand CUAP approval, due December 2018.

Contact us

For study planning help contact the School of Health Sciences | Te Kura Mātai Hauora 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 educationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz