Counselling 1 (RHHG5008)


This unit concentrates on listening skills, principles of communication, group dynamics, competing theoretical perspectives, crisis management and an examination of values and ideology. The candidate will develop basic counselling skills for future application to reproduction counselling. The course is interactive, with the expectation that participants will present orally as well as be assessed through written work.

Further unit of study information


2x7hr and 3x3 hr lectures


group oral presentation (50%), individual written report (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.