Diploma in Social Science and Counselling Skills

One academic year.

An integrated study of human behaviour.

The course is renowned  for its success in bringing awareness and understanding to many professions. It introduces the student to a fascinating range of subjects

The programme brings together material from such disciplines as:



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This exciting course aims to develop your interest and enthusiasm for the Social Sciences and to prepare you for further University study. You will reflect on your life, behaviour and culture to enable you to make a positive difference in your personal and professional sphere. You will learn about counselling skills and develop interpersonal communication which is the core to all relationships.


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This exciting anthropology course for post-graduates runs over 12 months through distance/e-learning and the next session commences October 2016


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This will be of specific interest to people interested in Cultural Anthropology and especially for professionals, working with people from different cultures. Participants will be presented with the Certificate for post-graduates on successful completion.


It is recommended that you have already attained a Diploma Soc. Sc.(Couns) before participation in this course or have a primary degree.

Cultural Anthropology and Diversity Skills for Professionals

Twelve months - distance/e-learning.

Postgraduate entry only.

The five part course will explore personality development through childhood, adolescence, maturity and old age and in the final module comparisons on specific areas, critical evaluations and an opportunity for student to provide their own personal experiences.

The deadline for the current 2016 - 2018 session is now closed.

Personality Psychology

Twelve months - distance/e-learning.

Postgraduate entry only.

This course aims to prepare participants committed to cultural understanding and tolerance to become leaders and specialists in their organisation in developing and reforming curricula and incorporating peace and conflict management.


The deadline for the 2016-2018 session was 1st April 2016 (Closed)

Diploma in Peace Studies

Offered to Governmental Departments and NGOs with no less than 20 applicants.

Not for individual applicants

The International Foundation presents courses on sociological related themes relevant to a number of professions. These courses are primarily class based and run over three semesters.

The following courses are offered.


Sociology for Global Market, Certificate Course

Sociology for Community Leaders, Certificate Course

Sociology of Deviance Certificate Course

Sociology for Health Professionals

Applied Psychology for Human Resource Management


These courses are offered to organisations with no less than 20 applicants, not to individual students.

Sociology and Psychology for Professionals

Organisational group entry only.


ARLT Foundation Courses

Distance Learning With a Difference


Social Economics

Social Psychology/ Child Development

Social History


Areas covered in the Diploma Course



ARLT Foundation,

The Equinox,

J.P Coenstraat 7,

The Hague 2595 WP,

The Netherlands.



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