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|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
Dr Christine Padgett
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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PSY124 or KHA111
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KHA200, KHA220, KHA254, KHA255, KHA354, KHA355, KHA305
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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