Guidance and Counselling is a process of helping people to discover and develop their educational, career, and psychological potentialities, ultimately attaining an optimal level of personal happiness and social usefulness.
This four-year program covers all the main areas of study required of a professional counsellor. It addresses issues in social psychology, developmental psychology, abnormal psychology, the helping relationship, testing and assessment, group work, research methodology, ethics in the helping profession, career guidance and development, and practical work.
The Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) Guidance and Counselling programme aims to equip students with comprehensive professional knowledge and skills for managing various psychological issues such as developmental challenges, behavioural difficulties, socioemotional distress and psychological stress from critical events and work. Students will be trained to work towards improving people's psychological well-being and achieving their full potential. Graduates of this program will be qualified to practice as a counselor to serve a wide range of clients, including students, working adults, people in crisis and etc.
Highlights of the Programme
Jan, May and October
The programme aims to deliver expert-driven and evidence-based contents. All of the members from the lecturing team are registered and licensed counsellors under the Lembaga Kaunselor Malaysia.