21/05/2020 Campus ministry plays an irreplaceable role in the Excelsia College community. The College strives to not only keep Christ at the center of all we do, but to create opportunities for others to go deeper in their faith through leading programs and events across campus. We aim to create a welcoming and integrated environment for our students and to reach out to the wider community. Findings among the 2019 QILT Results put Excelsia above most universities for Learner Engagement with a rating of 77.6%, above the national average of 63.4%, and Student Support, with a rating of 84.5%, above…

Application Closing Dates

…pay fees and be issued with an eCOE, apply for a student visa and make travel arrangements. It is your responsibility to know the visa application requirements for your country and ensure that you apply in a timely fashion.   Audition Dates and Interviews Once your Application is received you will be contacted for an audition or interview. Your Round may change depending on your ability to meet this requirement and if so you will be moved into the next applicable Round period. Drama & Music Auditions: By appointment. Counselling and Education Interviews: By appointment. Return to How to Apply….

12/07/2019 The City of Ryde Prayer Breakfast has long brought together people from all over the community for an agenda built around the teachings of Jesus. Since 1992, the Prayer Breakfast has been a place for individuals to discuss faith…

Master of Counselling

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Course WCO53 Master of Counselling
CRICOS 056057J
Length 2 years full-time or up to 4 years part-time
Cost $38,874
ATAR N/A
Faculty School of Counselling
FEE-HELP Yes
Description

The Master of Counselling provides advanced training in counselling theory and practice, with an introduction to a range of counselling specialisations. The postgraduate degree integrates mental health and wellness/strength-based models within a Christian worldview*, encouraging and equipping counsellors to work with the whole person.The course aims to:

  • Produce self-reflexive counsellors who can (i) develop and maintain respectful, caring and collaborative therapeutic relationships and (ii) effectively function both independently and within multi-disciplinary settings;
  • Prepare counsellors to work in a variety of settings with clients of diverse ages, backgrounds and life issues;
  • Highlight the importance of lifelong learning that is informed by counselling-focused research, set within ongoing professional development.

 

During the program students complete 14 units of study and gain professional industry experience (200 hours of face-to-face counselling in various agency settings) This practical experience is supported by group and individual clinical supervision (54 hours) and ongoing personal development (minimum of 25 hours), the cost of which is included in the course fee. This combination meets the highest training standards as specified by PACFA 2014 Training Standards.

  • Face to face (on-campus) delivery in Macquarie Park, NSW
  • Delivery Mode: Friday/Saturday Intensives
  • Credit Points: 96 / Number of Units: 14
  • Student Workload: 10 hours per unit per week (includes provision for personal study)
  • Austudy approved
Available Units

 

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29/05/2020 Excelsia College has acted swiftly to respond to the needs of the student community since the COVID-19 outbreak began at the beginning of the year.

School of Counselling

The Graduate School of Counselling at Excelsia College offers postgraduate counselling degrees that enable students to develop a strong theoretical understanding of contemporary counselling theory and research, to acquire advanced clinical skills including in modality specific areas, and to explore formation of their professional identify, so that they graduate ready for life as a professional counsellor. Backed by more than 30 years’ experience in Christian higher education, you’ll learn in a supportive, experiential environment from warm, professional, expert academics who are also current practitioners. The face-to-face model emulates the clinical environment you’ll one day work in, with timetables designed to

Congratulations to Sunaina Gowan!

…of South Asian International Students in Australia’, its purpose is to provide evidence-based understanding of the current challenges and opportunities available for the well-being and inclusion of international students from South Asia, as well as identify what formal and informal forms of support students currently draw on and how engagement strategies can be improved. The findings provide the essential empirical knowledge and theoretical insights that are needed to develop policies and practices to support international students, protect their emotional, social and physical well-being, and improve the economic competitiveness of the local education sector. We congratulate Sunaina on this fantastic achievement!…

School of Music

  Excel in Music If you have ever dreamed about making a difference with your music, take a good look at the Excelsia College Music Program and our exceptional music courses. As well as a great line-up of teachers and industry experts, the Music Program offers performance, teaching and practice facilities ranging from small studios, purpose-built classrooms to technical laboratories and theatre spaces. In addition, at Excelsia College, teacher training can be combined with your music course if you are interested in teaching music. At Excelsia College, study music alongside our Drama School, in a Christian College that promotes a supportive and caring environment. Furthermore, as part of the program students undertake Integrative…

Associate Degree of Music

…Perception IV Composition and Arranging Digital Audio Workstations and Live Sound Faith and the Contemporary Artist I Faith and the Contemporary Artist II Faith and the Contemporary Artist III Faith and the Contemporary Artist IV Functional Keyboard H-M Harmony and Analysis I Harmony and Analysis II Harmony and Analysis III Large Ensemble I Large Ensemble II Large Ensemble III Large Ensemble IV MIDI and Electronic Music Production Music History I Music History II Music History III Music History IV N-S Performance I Performance II Performance III Performance IV Second Instrument Study I Second Instrument Study II T-Z   ENQUIRE APPLY…

…Artist I Faith and the Contemporary Artist II Faith and the Contemporary Artist III Faith and the Contemporary Artist IV Foundations for Academic Success H-M Lighting Design and Operation Movement I Movement II Movement III Movement IV N-S Performance Practice A Performance Practice B Performance Practice C Production Practice A Production Practice B Production Practice C Script Writing Set Design Sound Design and Operation Stage Management T-Z Theatre History and Text Analysis I Theatre History and Text Analysis II Theatre Production I Theatre Production II Theatrical Style Video Production Voice I Voice II Voice III Voice IV   ENQUIRE APPLY…