Courses & Units

Clinical Placement 1 KHA745

Hobart

Note:

Professional Experience Placement (PEP)

To be eligible to undertake PEP, all students must be “Verified” as meeting College of Health and Medicine PEP Safety in Practice Compliance as per the Course Entry Requirements. Students who cannot or do not comply with these requirements will not be allocated PEP and therefore will not be able to complete this unit.

Introduction

This is the first period of supervised professional experience practice for all students, and for most students this placement occurs in the University Psychology Clinic (UPC). In total, the first clinical placement requires 300-350 hours of professional experience at the UPC, or other suitable external placement setting. Students work in the UPC under the supervision of experienced clinical supervisors. This placement provides an opportunity to develop some clinical skills to a level consistent with expectations for this stage of training as a clinical psychologist. It is the first placement in an integrated sequence of placements in the clinical training program.

Summary

Unit name Clinical Placement 1
Unit code KHA745
Credit points 18.75
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Psychology
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Dr Tracey Dean

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
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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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $1,253.00 2020: $3,667.50 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.

Requisites

Prerequisites

KHA734 AND KHA714 AND KHA722 AND KHA713 AND KHA711



Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly attendance totalling 300-350 hours of supervised clinical practice.

Assessment

Assessment of clinical competencies, folio of work undertaken, including a log of clinical and supervisory contact hours and written case reports.

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Textbooks

Required

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

Recommended

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