Tom Byer is tasked with implementing a total sea-change in the way the country of over a billion people perceives and coaches the sport. As the Chinese Super League...
This programme offers specialized training in guidance and counselling for professionals in education and social services, such as counsellors, guidance professionals, frontline teachers, and social workers. Courses are structured systematically to help participants acquire a broad range of theories and skills and to apply them in diverse settings and populations. The training orientation of this programme emphasizes theory and practice integration, as well as personal/professional growth and development. Students can focus on one of four streams.
Specialized Streams and Focus
Individualized practicum experience is a unique feature of this programme. All students are required to complete a counselling practicum experience at the Department of Educational Psychology Counselling Service, or at an approved agency/organization.
1. have obtained the Postgraduate Diploma in Education, or equivalent education qualifications, and / or relevant experience deemed acceptable (eg. working experience in counselling);
2. be counselling teachers, special-needs coordinators in schools, social workers, frontline teachers, practicing / aspiring counsellors, and other educational and helping professionals who want to develop knowledge and skills in working with individual with diverse needs;
3. pass an entrance examination or interview conducted by the Graduate Division of Education