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SS1112 - Multicultural, Child and Adolescent Counselling

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts & Social Sciences

This subject is designed to address issues in multicultural counselling, and explores effects of race and gender on the counselling relationship. Counselling children and adolescents has much in common with basic counselling. Students have the opportunity to examine these similarities, and differences, and apply this knowledge to interviewing a child or adolescent.

Learning Outcomes

  • awareness of gender and race issues in counselling;
  • awareness of strategies and issues in counselling children;
  • awareness of strategies and issues in counselling adolescents;
  • awareness of strategies and issues in multicultural counselling;
  • ability to apply counselling microskills to multicultural, child and adolescent contexts.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner.


JCU Singapore, Study Period 52, Internal
Census Date 09-Aug-2012
Coord/Lect: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 12 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
Assessment: assignments.

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