Courses & Units

Assessment and Management of Addictive Disorders CNA548

Launceston

Note:

Available as an elective to students with a related health undergraduate degree and employed in the field of addiction.

Introduction

In this unit students will develop the evidence-based assessment and planning skills within a public health framework they require in their work with alcohol and other drug dependant clients. This includes clinical assessment of alcohol and drug issues and identification of co-occurring disorders. Students will demonstrate understanding of current legislative requirements. A range of case studies will be used to explore risk assessment and risk management perspectives.

Summary

Unit name Assessment and Management of Addictive Disorders
Unit code CNA548
Credit Points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline Health Sciences B
Teaching Staff

School of Health Sciences Staff

Level Postgraduate
Available as Elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2014: $755.00 2014: $2,192.00 060399

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

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

online

Assessment

Written work (2500 words) 60%, Online Activities (1500 word equivalence) 40%

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Textbooks

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