Pre-Professional Psychology 4
Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 2|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005
This course forms part of an Australian Psychological Society accredited sequence.
Practitioners present students with case studies to help them understand and think critically about important aspects of psychological care/service provision.
At the conclusion of this course, students should have an applied understanding of the following aspects of psychological service/care provision, across a range of settings:
1. the importance of history and context, and how to take a comprehensive history,
2. how to undertake a comprehensive yet purposeful assessment / needs analysis,
3. factors involved in evidence-based treatment / interventions,
4. the processes of job application
Important aspects of this course address: establishing rapport, taking a history, assessment, developing treatment plan, interagency/multidisciplinary involvement, family/carer involvement and assessing outcomes. Applying for a job.
Replaces one half of PSYC4210
Students who have done the pre-professional unit of PSYC4210 will not be required to complete PSYC4200
An APS accredited sequence in Psychology (years 1 - 3)
PSYC1200, PSYC2200, PSYC3200
Modes of Delivery
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term