Human Development

The aim of this unit is to enable learners to explore key models of human growth and development in relation to counselling. 

This unit gives learners the opportunity to consider the theoretical concepts underpinning models of human growth and development. Learners will explore the main physical and psychological factors affecting human growth and development in addition to exploring the impact of these concepts on themselves and the counselling process.  

Learning and Assessment

Learning will take the form of directed study, personal development opportunities, self-directed study and enrichment activities. Assessment of the unit will be through a range of; group discussion, journal writing, presentations and assignments which will all demonstrate theoretical understanding and clear reflection.