6 months Certificate Course in Human Development and Counselling

HDCVM 2020 Faculty Details & Session Outline

Embryologists, psychologists, sociologists, astrologers, Vedanta philosophers, practitioners of Ayurveda & Yoga, neuro-scientists, medical researchers – all share a common interest in unlocking the mysteries of human development; in existence meaningful. The study of Human Development is witnessing an exciting phase of growth; moving beyond the Euro – American theories and exploring culturally rooted perspectives.

The current study is a familiarization to Human Development – it’s features, individual variations and it’s nature. This path – breaking, multidisciplinary, innovative study will be a holistic amalgamation of the orient (Vedic) ~ occidental (Western) perspective to studying the ‘HUMAN’ – in totality integrating basic principles from the ­elds of Psychology, Philosophy, Embryology, Vedanta, Yoga, Ayurveda, Sociology, Physiotherapy, Political Science etc.

The study will introduce facets of counselling, encompassing a broad range of culturally sensitive practices that would enable people improve their well-being, alleviate distress and maladjustments, resolve crises, and increases their ability to function better in their lives.

Witness a unique opportunity to learn from accomplished ‘state of the scholars’ and gain insights through a multi-pronged perspective.

Study dates:

  • 4th January to 17th May, 2020
  • 140+ hours
  • Saturdays and Sundays (barring university holidays)
  • Saturdays: 1600 hours to 2100 hours (including 2 breaks of 15 minutes each)
  • Sundays: 1345 hours to 1845 hours (including 2 breaks of 15 minutes each)
  • 6 lectures every weekend (1 lecture = 1.5 hrs.)

Study eligibility: 10+2 examination or equivalent from any stream from a recognized university with a minimum of 55 % score.

Fee:
  Rs.67,500/- (includes Rs.5000/- refundable caution money)

Selection criteria:

  • Written Entrance Test, Psychometric Assessment and Interview
  • Applications close on 21 Dec. 2019; 1730 hours

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