Courses & Units

Assessment in Counselling KHA689

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Introduction

This unit focuses on the use of assessment techniques in the counselling and rehabilitation counselling setting. Students will learn the principles of assessment and gain knowledge in test selection and test use. Skill development forms the major focus of this unit, with teaching balancing theory and practice. Topics will include assessment of pain and pain behaviours, assessment of stress and coping skills, assessment of psychological symptoms, and students will be introduced to the area of ability testing.

Summary

Unit name Assessment in Counselling
Unit code KHA689
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Teaching staff

TBC

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 061700

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Two 2-day workshops and online

Assessment

Review Paper 60%, Case Study 40%

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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