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Diploma in Counselling Psychology

Africa International University, Kenya Ranked #569 in Africa


Next enrollment cycle

August 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 1,187

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  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma
The Diploma in Psychology and Counselling is designed to equip students with psychological knowledge to help them understand human behavior and provide skills for intervention in a multicultural setting. The course aims to promote spiritual maturity, personal growth, and provide background for further education and professional development.

One can take full time, evening, blended online learning or holiday classes. 

Enrollment Cycles

  • August 2023
  • September 2023
  • December 2023
  • January 2024
  • April 2024
  • May 2024
  • Requires a minimum grade of C plain and above in KCSE


Semester One
UC 111 College English and Writing 3hrs
UC 112 Library Research and Information Competency 3hrs
UC 113 Essentials of ICT 3hrs
PY 123 Theories of Counselling 
PY 130 Introduction to Human Behaviour 3hrs
PY 125 Ethical And Legal Considerations in Counselling 3hrs
Total 15 hrs

Semester Two
UC 124 Foundations for Life and Missions 3hrs
UC 125 Bible Interpretations and Study Methods 3hrs
PY 124 Developmental Psychology 3hrs
PY 126 Psychology of Learning/Elective 3hrs
GS 115/
GS 116 Intercultural Communication/ Conflict and Peace Mediation 3hrs
Total 15 hrs

Semester One
PY 213 Marriage and Family Dynamics 3hrs
PY 214 Human Sexuality 3hrs
PY 215 Loss, Grief and Trauma 3hrs
PY 218 Child Assessment/Pre-marital Counselling 3hrs
GS 221 Project 3hrs
Total 18 hrs

Semester Two
PY 224 Counselling the Child/Elective 3hrs
PY225 Chemical Dependency 3hrs

GS 222 Project 3
Elective 3hrs
Elective 3hrs
Total 18 hr


PA 210 Leadership

PY 226 Effective Parenting

PY 227 Witchcraft, Witch Accusations and Counselling

PY 228 Marital Counselling

PY 229 Disaster, and Disaster Management

GS 114 Community Health and Development


KES 32000 per semester

 Total fees KES 128000

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