Adonai College Counselling Course

Adonai College Counselling Course


This course has three levels Certificate (1st Year), Diploma (2nd Year) and Advanced Diploma (3rd Year).

Entry requirements

Passed at least five Grade 12 subjects with 18 points including English at Grade E or better. Biology and Maths are an added advantage. Grade 10 with 28 points including Maths and English will be considered for mature entry. Mature entry candidates should be 23 years with 1 year working experience in relevant field and have a good understanding in English. Grade 10 and or 12 academic certificates should be provided. Diploma entries require a certificate in Counselling and Advanced Diploma entries require a Diploma in Counselling.

Course Modules
COUNSELLINGYear 1 Certificate in Counselling Semester 1               

  1. Ethics in Counselling
  2. Introduction to Counselling
  3. Introduction to Computers in Counselling
  4. Introduction to Statistics in Counselling
Semester 2

  1. Counselling of Special Populations
  2. Gender Issues
  3. Introduction to Assessment Methods in Counselling
  4. Communication Skills in Counselling
Year 2 Diploma in Counselling         Semester 1

  1. Psychodynamic Therapies
  2. Counselling of Children and Adolescents
  3. Substance and Person Abuse
  4. Cognitive  and  Behaviour Therapy
Semester 2    

  1. Life Span Development Counselling
  2. Career Guidance & Counselling
  3. Psychopathology
  4. Community Based l
Year 3 Advanced Diploma in Counselling    Semester 1   

  1. Crisis Counselling & Anger Management
  2. Counselling at the Workplace
  3. Assessment Methods
  4. Marriage and Family Counselling
Semester 2    

  1. Pastoral Counselling
  2. Mental Health Counselling
  3. Counselling People with Disabilities 11
  4. HIV and AIDS Care and Counselling