Course Title: Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5345 Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)

Course Title: Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HWSS6120C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term2 2017

Course Contact: Bronwyn Tanti

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9079

Course Contact Email: bronwyn.tanti@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use advanced and specialised communication skills in the client-counsellor relationship.

 

This unit applies to individuals whose job role involves working with clients on personal and psychological issues within established policies, procedures and guidelines.

This unit is delivered in a cluster with:

CHCCSL001: Establish and confirm the counselling relationship.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCCSL002 Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills

Elements:

1. Communicate effectively

2. Use specialised counselling interviewing skills

3. Evaluate own communication


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

This unit is assessed in a cluster with CHCCSL001: Establish and confirm the counselling relationship.

There are three individual assessment tasks consisting of role plays, and a quiz.