Courses & Units

Behaviour Change 2 KHA724



This unit will take a disorder specific approach and teach students evidence based treatment for a variety of common mental health conditions. The emphasis in this unit will be on understanding the theoretical basis, outcome literature and specific techniques relevant for the most common psychiatric disorders.


Unit name Behaviour Change 2
Unit code KHA724
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Psychology

Dr Leesa Van Niekerk

Teaching staff

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


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic


International students
Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $417.00 2020: $1,222.50 090701

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.


  • PREREQ - KHA714
  • MEXCL - KHA754




Teaching Pattern

2-hr seminar weekly (13 wks)


Written report (max. 2500 words) 50%

OSCE  (50%)

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Barlow, D.H. (2014). Clinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders. Guilford.

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