Pre-Professional Psychology 4

Course code PSYC4200Units 10Level 4000Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Psychology

Student participate in workshops and seminars on a topic of relevance to a potential career path in psychology. Academic staff will offer topics in practising psychology, research psychology and other applied psychology career paths. Students will complete a skills component in workshops and present a written seminar paper.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
OurimbahSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAt the completion of this course, students should have an applied understanding of a topic relevant to a potential career path in psychology and associated skills. The topics will be relevant to practising psychology and other applied psychology.
ContentSeminar topics will be offered by academic staff in areas of practicising psychology, reasearch psychology and other applied psychology with relevance to industrial/organizational psychology.
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeCompletion of all 1000, 2000 and 3000 level courses required in the B Psychology (Honours) program.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsSelf Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments1. assignments including:- PBL responses and class presentations
2. Report writing
3. Essay addressing aspects of psychological practice.
Other: (please specify)Demonstrated Skills Acquisition: Students will be required to demonstrate competence in a skill relevant to the topic area of the seminar.
Contact HoursWorkshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) who have completed the 1000, 2000 and 3000 level 240 units as prescribed by their program.
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for PSYC4200