Courses & Units

Professional Practice 3 KHA741

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

Introduction

This unit introduces advanced issues in psychological practice ranging from treating adult clients with complex trauma, couple therapy, working in forensic settings, working with clients from diverse backgrounds, sexuality and gender, and preparing for professional practice and clinical endorsement. Students will complete two hour lectures addressing each of these topics presented by expert clinicians in the relevant fields. Classroom discussion and exercises provide an opportunity to develop advanced professional skills.

Summary

Unit name Professional Practice 3
Unit code KHA741
Credit points 6.25
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
Discipline Psychology
Coordinator Doctor Leesa Van Niekerk
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

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Learning Outcomes

  • understand the role of psychologists in specialised settings and with different therapy modes
  • understand the requisite skills of psychologists in specialist settings and for different modes of treatment
  • understand the requirements for ongoing professional development
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
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Requisites

Prerequisites

KHA735 AND KHA740

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hour workshops weekly.

AssessmentOSCE (50%)|Professional Development Plan (50%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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