Faculty of Human Development (FHD)

Programs / Courses

Associate Degree in Counseling (level 06)

Duration: 2 Year

Modules

  • Approaches to Counseling (Theoretical Perspectives)
  • Counseling Skills and Planning Treatment
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • English
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Islamic Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Dhivehi
  • Research Method
  • Leadership and Self Development
  • Group Counseling
  • Personality Development
  • Managing Crisis

Entry Level (General Entry):

  • Successful completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Level (Alternative Entry):

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA

 

Diploma in Counseling (level 05)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules

  • English
  • Counseling Skills and Planning Treatment
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Ethics in Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Approaches to Counseling ( Theoretical Perspectives)
  • Dhivehi
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Substance Abuse and Addiction
  • Self Development
  • Personality Development
  • Islamic Counseling

Entry Level (General Entry):

  • Successful completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Level (Alternative Entry):

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Bachelor of Counseling (level 07)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules

Year 1 :

  • English
  • Counseling Skills and Planning Treatment
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Ethics in Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Relationship Counseling (Theoretical Perspective)
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Substance Abuse and Addiction
  • Self Development
  • Personality Development
  • Islamic Counseling

Year 2 :

  • Approaches to Counseling (Theoretical Perspective
  • Counseling Skills and Planning Treatment
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • English
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Islamic Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Dhivehi
  • Research Methods
  • Leadership and Self Development
  • Group Counseling
  • Personality Development
  • Managing Crisis

Year 3 :

  • Art Therapy
  • Family and System Theory
  • Personality Disorders
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Psychology Testing and Assessment
  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Research Methods
  • Practicum

Entry Level (General Entry):

  • Successful completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Degree program.

Entry Level (Alternative Entry):

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program