Course Description

Graduates will gain skills in providing professional counselling to assist others in resolving personal or professional problems. Working in the counselling profession involves guiding and empowering people to develop self-understanding and to make changes in their lives in order to accomplish mental health, wellness, education, and career goals. They assist people by offering them a structured and focused way of addressing their problems, and work with clients on developing strategies to overcome obstacles and personal challenges that they are facing.

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,444 total course cost.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Psychology undergraduate courses at Griffith University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 69.0% (national average 63.6%)
Improved skills: 88.1% (national average 84.4%)
Overall satisfaction: 88.1% (national average 81.0%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Griffith University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Psychology undergraduate courses at Griffith University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 53.7% (national average 58.9%)
Studying full time: 38.3% (national average 37.3%)
Median full time salary: $54,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Griffith University Code: 1548