SQU announces psychological counselling programme
Muscat - The council of Sultan Qaboos University on Monday announced a new specialisation (psychological counselling) within the Master’s of Arts programme in psychology at the College of Education. It was adopted at its second meeting for 2017-18, chaired by H E Dr Rawiyah bint Saud al Busaidiyah, Minister of Higher Education.
The course will meet the needs of students and relevant health and educational institutions. It is one of the evaluation criteria used in judging the level of the candidate. It is also an essential element for granting the certificate of practising the profession. The council also approved the upgrading of the Medical Education and Information Systems Unit to an academic department.