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.


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:


Provider CRICOS: 03581E

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Perth, Western Australia No info No
Hobart, Tasmania No info No
Byron Bay, New South Wales No info No
Melbourne, Victoria No info No
Adelaide, South Australia No info No
Brisbane, Queensland No info No
Established in 1986, IKON Institute of Australia is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 40263) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. IKON Institute of Australia offers 6 courses across 10 study fields. IKON Institute of Australia courses are offered in 6 locations. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about IKON Institute of Australia you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the IKON Institute of Australia website directly at

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