Psychology Placement 4
Psychology placements provide students with opportunities to (a) observe practice by qualified professionals; (b) apply, under supervision, the knowledge and skills they have acquired in assessment, formulation, intervention, evaluation and reporting; © receive feedback on their performance; and (d) gain experience in the planning and organisation of services. Students must undertake at least 1000 hours of practical experience spread over four placements. Each placement is normally 32 days duration, at a rate of 2 days a week for approximately 16 weeks. Placements are available in a wide range of settings.
|Faculty||Faculty of Science|
|School||School of Psychology|
Semester 2 - 2017
Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
|Review of Progress||
This course is a compulsory program requirement for students in the following program(s):
In addition to meeting the University's overall requirements for academic progression, students enrolled in these program(s) must satisfactorily complete this course in order to progress in their program.
|Assumed Knowledge||It is assumed that students will have completed a four-year program in Psychology which included course(s) on abnormal psychology and which has been accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council. It is also assumed that students will have completed the courses PSYC6502 Counselling and Intervention and PSYC6501 Professional and Ethical Practice.|
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
Face to Face Off Campus
per Week for
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for PSYC6516|