Bachelor of Education (Honours)

(Guidance & Counselling)


MQA/PA 8023

Course Duration: 4 Years


Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Guidance and Counseling) places great emphasis on acquiring strong foundation and exposures to counseling in various settings and organizations. This programme revolves around guiding and encouraging individuals to cope with mental, career, health and wellness obstacles in accomplishing success in their lives. This programme is focused to offer a basic entry qualification to professional counselling. In addition, it is also appropriate for those individuals who aspire to strengthen their counselling skills in addressing personal challenges through a structured method.

Compulsory Subjects

• Foundations of Education

• Philosophy of Education

• Sociology of Education

• Comparative and International Education

• Assessment and Evaluation in Education

• Curriculum and Pedagogy

Core Subjects

Introduction to Guidance and Counselling

Guidance and Career Development

Family and Parenting Counselling

Basic Skills in Counselling

Assessment in Counselling

• Research Project in Counselling

Counselling Theories

Individual Counselling

Ethics in Counselling

Career Counselling

Group Counselling

Minor Subjects

Track 1: Teaching of English

Introduction to Linguistics

TESL: Methods and Methodologies

Teaching of Grammar

Teaching of Writing

Listening & Speaking in English

• Teaching of Reading

Track 2: Teaching of Chinese

Modern Chinese

Modern Chinese Literature

Readings in Chinese Poetry

Chinese Teaching Methods

History of Malaysia Chinese

Chinese Writing and Practical Chinese

Elelctive Subjects

Crisis and Trauma Counselling

Developmental Psychology

Couple and Marriage Counselling

Addiction Counselling

Health Psychology

Entry Requirement

Pass STPM CGPA 2.0 with a minimum of Grade C in two subjects.UEC: Grade B in 5 subjects;

Foundation: Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.0;

Diploma: Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.0

Career Opportunities

School Counsellors

Career Counsellors

Community Based Social Workers

Family Therapists

Domestic Violence Counsellings

Multicultural Counsellings

Transformational Coachings

College Counsellors

Registered Counsellors

Other Related Courses

Bachelor in Psychology (Honours)

Bachelor of Early Childhood Educaion (Honours)

Diploma in Early Childhood Education

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