Department of Counselling

Bachelor of Science Honours In Counselling (4 years)

Entry Requirements

Passed at least five ‘O’ level subjects including English at grade C or better or

Joined the programme through the Accreditation of Prior Learning.

Have a recognized professional qualification in a human service profession, such as teaching, nursing and social work.

Master of Science in Counselling (2 years)

Entry Requirements

A relevant and related degree from a recognized university with a minimum degree class of 2.2 or better.

Applicants should have at least two years relevant working experience.

Career Prospects

Graduates can work in several sectors at all levels as professional counsellors, victim friendly unit police officers, social workers , human resources managers, project officers, probation officers, teachers and nurse counsellors, as specialists in Government and Non Governmental Organisations. They can also work as researchers in the various settings of the community where they can effectively assist those vulnerable people such as children and persons with disabilities by giving them rehabilitation services.

 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 11:28

Zimbabwe Open University will once again this year take part at this year’s Harare Agricultural Show which will run from August, 21 to 26, 2017 in Harare

The show, which will be entering its 107th anniversary, will run under the theme “Seed Food: Innovate. Consolidate.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 10:50

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) joined the entire nation in the National Clean up Campaign launched by the Office of the President in the capital Harare, on August 3 2017.

Despite the invitation coming on short notice, the institution, through the Harare/Chitungwiza Regional Campus,

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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 16:48

You Spoke….We Listened! You want more intensive teaching and hence more hours to interact with your Professors.  Zimbabwe Open University, your responsive and flexible University is delighted to announce the introduction of an Intensive Summer School.  The Intensive Summer School would be in the

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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 15:58

Please be advised that, the Zimbabwe Open University has come up with a Staggered fees payment plan so as to improve the management of student’s debt and registration. Students can now register all the required maximum courses per semester upon payment of an initial deposit of 50% of the Total

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