Courses & Units

Clinical Psychology PSY305

Hobart, Launceston


This unit aims to introduce students to a range of psychiatric disorders including psychological symptoms, theoretical models, assessment and evidence-based treatments. Consideration is given to a range of cognitive-behavioural strategies employed by clinical psychologists in the treatment of various mental health conditions. Students will participate in both face-to-face and self-directed practical classes, which will facilitate their understanding of a range of psychological and psychiatric disorders.


Unit name Clinical Psychology
Unit code PSY305
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
Discipline Psychology

Dr Christine Padgett

Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
090701 $1,812.00 $850.00 993$993.00 $2,445.00

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PSY124 or KHA111

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

KHA200, KHA220, KHA254, KHA255, KHA354, KHA355, KHA305


Teaching Pattern

Lecture: 2 hours weekly

Practical: 2 hours weekly


Assessment Task 1: Test or quiz, online practical quiz, 30 minutes: Weight 10%

Assessment Task 2: Case Study, 5 pages: Weight 40%

Assessment Task 3: Examination, 2 hours: Weight 50%

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