This unit is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in relation to your leadership role for clinical supervision in health and human service professions. Students in this unit will explore current literature and research on clinical supervision theory and practice, and critically review models of supervision across professions and healthcare contexts. Students will review their own clinical supervision experiences and practice within the existing models and will analyse, reflect and plan improvements in personal supervisory practice. This unit is suitable for health professionals working in a range of health and human service settings who are responsible, or who wish to develop skills, for supervising students and junior health practitioners.
|Unit name||Leading Clinical Supervision in Health Professions|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
|Coordinator||Doctor Elaine Hart|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Critically analyse the core concepts, methods and models of clinical supervision used in healthcare contexts.
- Design a plan for supervision in your healthcare setting based on underlying principles, the evidence base and the practices of different professions.
- Draw on your knowledge of leadership to critically reflect on your workplace role in clinical supervision.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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Individual Study 8 hours weekly; Independent Learning 2 hours weekly
|Assessment||Discussion posts (30%)|Essay (35%)|Essay (35%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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