Master of Rehabilitation Counselling

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





1 to 1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

$14,000.00* per year (more)
* 2023 indicative annual CSP fee

Admission requirements

  • Related Bachelor degree or higher and interview
  • Any Bachelor Honours degree or higher and interview


Commencing in

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2023 (more)

Applications close

Monday, 13 February 2023

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.


To be eligible for the award of Master of Rehabilitation Counselling (MRehabCounsel), a student must acquire 120 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 80 credit points for core courses, including 10 credit points for the field placement
  • gain 40 credit points for listed electives
  • OR gain 40 credit points for the dissertation component.

To be eligible for the award of Master of Rehabilitation Counselling (MRehabCounsel), a student admitted with 40 credit points of advanced standing must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

This degree may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words "This award was achieved with Distinction" will be recorded on the testamur.

Designated courses for the purposes of exclusion

The course listed below is designated for the purpose of the Academic Standing, Progression and Exclusion Policy. A student who fails a designated course will be subject to review by the Health Assessment Board and may be excluded from the program.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7313AHS Rehabilitation Counselling Practicum  10

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 9 - Masters Degree (Coursework).

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.