Pre-Professional Psychology 4
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.
Available in 2014
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 2|
|Objectives||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
|Content||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.|
|Replacing Course(s)||Replaces one half of PSYC4210|
|Transition||Students who have done the pre-professional unit of PSYC4210 will not be required to complete PSYC4200|
|Assumed Knowledge||Students enrolling in Psychology 4000 level courses should have successfully completed all 240 units of the BPsychology program at the 1000-3000 levels or an APS accredited sequence in Psychology (yrs 1-3)|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Essays / Written Assignments||1. assignments including:- PBL responses and class presentations|
2. Report writing
3. Essay addressing aspects of psychological practice.
|Contact Hours||Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Requisite by Enrolment||This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Psychology who have completed the 1000, 2000 and 3000 level 240 units as prescribed by their program|
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for PSYC4200|