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COU1101 Dynamic Models of Counselling
Credit Points: 15

The unit provides students with a basic outline of the meaning and developments of psychodynamic counselling and therapy. The unit will include amongst other things: a presentation of the historical and cultural roots of the model; the underlying philosophy and theory implied in the approach; the key theorists and their contributions; the definition of human nature and healing that is inferred in the term psychodynamic.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAGEApplied Counselling Skills Major
K82Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Counselling)
MIAADPCounselling Minor
MAAAGFCounselling and Psychotherapy Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011