Bachelor of Arts Therapy

IKON Institute of Australia

The Bachelor of Arts Therapy is designed to provide graduates with a broad and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of psychotherapy, with specific emphasis on the underlying principles and concepts of Arts Psychotherapy.

Course Fee:

Australian: $45,600
International: $56,000

Entry Requirements:

You must be at least 18 years of age at course commencement and you must meet one of the following requirements: Minimum ATAR 65 or equivalent; Completion of a Certificate IV, Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree; Partial completion of a Bachelor’s degree and Complete a Counselling Applicant Screening Questionnaire. If you are aged 21 years or over: Application will be through completion of a course enrolment form.

Structure:

24 Units plus 480-hour placement

Subjects you can Study:

Foundations in Arts Psychotherapy; Qualities in Art Making and Media; Integrative Systems of Health and Wellbeing ; Arts Modalities in Therapy (Materials); Integrative Psychotherapy in Practice ; Arts Therapy – Intermodal Approach; Arts Modalities in Therapy (Modalities); Ethics and Politics in Psychotherapy; Foundations of Professional Competency; Arts Psychotherapy in Practice (Groups); Introduction to Mental Health: Wellbeing and Distress; Creative Art Modalities – Introduction to Drama Therapy; Psychotherapy with Different Client Populations – Psychotherapy with Young People; Social Ecology – Eco-psychotherapy; Transpersonal Theory and Practice – Dream Symbols in Psychotherapy; Understanding Systems in Psychotherapy; Life Span Development; Creative Art Modalities – Introduction to Dance and Movement Therapy; Psychotherapy with Different Client Populations – Psychotherapy with People with Addictive Behaviours; Social Ecology – Art and Social Change; Transpersonal Theory and Practice – Eastern Practice and Western Psychology; Creative Art Modalities – Introduction to Voice and Sound Therapy; Psychotherapy with Different Client Populations – Psychotherapy with People with Disabilities; Social Ecology – Indigenous Approaches to Wellbeing; Transpersonal Theory and Practice – Integrative Systems of Health and Wellbeing.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03581E

Related Careers:

Counsellor,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Victoria Park No info No Full time 3 Years
Melbourne No info No Full time 3 Years
Mullumbimby No info No Full time 3 Years
Hobart No info No Full time 3 Years
Bowen Hills No info No Full time 3 Years
Adelaide No info No Full time 3 Years
The IKON Institute of Australia is a Registered Training Organisation specialising in the delivery of Art Therapy, Counselling, Youth Work/Community Services, Integrative Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy nationally recognised qualifications. Delivering training in Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Hobart and Byron Bay, the IKON Institute aims to create a difference through experiential learning, and for its graduates to continually develop their potential.

Provider CRICOS: 03581E

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