SS5792 - Counselling Psychology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Applied Social Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students with the opportunity to learn a range of theoretical frameworks, linking psychological theory, counselling technique, interpersonal and therapeutic skills that are the foundation of the counselling process. Counselling psychology facilitates personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, educational, developmental, and organizational concerns. It addresses both normal developmental issues and dysfunctional or disordered developmental issues from individual, family, systems, and organizational perspectives.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Student Presentation: 10%
Experiential Role-playing and Interaction: 10%
Video Demonstration and Reflective Paper: 30%
Term Paper: 50%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Applied Social Sciences