Bachelor of Counselling (BCoun), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

Bachelor of Counselling (BCoun) programme was established in 1997 and has since grown tremendously throughout the past decade by producing excellent graduates who possess the knowledge and professional training in counselling.

The programme aims to develop a solid and critical understanding of counselling theory and practice. With subjects ranging from Counselling Theories to Concepts and Principles of Behavioural Analysis, the programme will enable students to fully grasp the essence of counselling and utilising their knowledge across a wide range of issues.

Career Opportunities

  • School Career Counselor
  • Guidance Counselor
  • School Counselling Supervisor
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Student & School Counselor
  • Children’s Trauma Counselor

Course Modules

  • Ethnic Relationships
  • Islamic Civilization and Asian Civilization (TITAS) (Paper I)
  • Islamic Civilization and Asian Civilization (TITAS) (Paper II)
  • Information Skills
  • Thinking and Communication Skills
  • Introduction to Counselling Psychology
  • Computer Skills for Counsellors
  • Basic Statistics for Behavioural Science
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Psychology of Learning
  • Counselling Theories
  • Counselling Research Methodology
  • Society, Career and Education
  • Counselling Techniques
  • Group Leadership
  • Developmental Theories and Work Ethics
  • Adult Development
  • Concepts and Principles of Behavior Analysis
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Mental Health and Adjustment
  • Group Dynamic and Procedure
  • Vocational and Career Counselling
  • Action Research
  • Psychological Tests and Measurement
  • Cross Culture Counselling
  • Programme Organisation for Counselling Services
  • Family Counselling
  • Information Service in Career Development and Counselling
  • Addiction and Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Professional Issues and Ethical in Counselling and Psychology

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University of Malaya Contact Details

Department of Educational Psychology and Counselling
Faculty of Education
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur,

Phone: +6(03)7967 5038
Fax: +6(03)7967 5010