Course code PPVE200

PPVE200 Counselling 1

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Course responsible: Hans Erik Lefdal
Teachers: Sigrid Marie Gjøtterud, Knut Omholt, Solveig Strangstadstuen
ECTS credits: 15
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel and January Block.
Course frequency: annually
First time: Study year 2017-2018
Preferential right:
Course contents:
Topics: Counselling strategies and skill, including skills in communication, listening and influencing.
Learning outcome:
The aim is to develop competence as counsellors for student teachers and other persons involved in any kind of teaching activity. The participants will become familiar with, reflect upon and be able to fulfil the requirements for the counselling assignment. They will be able to use various strategies and tools for councelling.
Learning activities:
Lectures, group work, practical training, assignments from the practical training subject area, exercises, independent work. Gatherings on campus and practice in school documented in relevant litterature.
Teaching support:
The students will receive counselling of the compulsory activities by peer-students and teachers.
The literature will be selected by individual students according to their specific needs and goals. The syllabus should be approved by the course responsible. Central literature will be recommended via LMS.
Teacher Education.
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:

Three indivdual written logs on guiding. 

Grade: Passed/Not passed. 


Individual, written reflection note.

Grade: Passed/Not passed. 

Nominal workload:
Nominal workload is 30 hours pr. credit.
Entrance requirements:
Teacher Education.
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
Gatherings, practice in guiding, reading and writing.
An external examiner will approve the examination assignment and assess the reflection note.
Examination details: Continuous exam: Passed / Failed