Courses & Units

Research Skills in Psychology Practice PSY717

Introduction

This unit is designed to provide students with a grounding in research relevant to psychological practice contexts. Specifically, this unit will provide students with the skills to read, interpret and evaluate relevant literature, and then implement that information into their psychological practice.

Summary

Unit name Research Skills in Psychology Practice
Unit code PSY717
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Psychological Sciences
Discipline Psychology
Coordinator Associate Professor Raimondo Bruno
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

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 10/7/2023 8/8/2023 28/8/2023 15/10/2023

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Evaluate research evidence to provide frameworks for intervention in psychologically relevant settings
  • Implement intervention frameworks for psychologically relevant settings
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
$1,892.00 $888.00 $1,037.00 $2,567.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

PSY702 Ethics and Professional Psychology Practice 1

Mutual Exclusions

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

KHA710

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2hr Seminar weekly

AssessmentPractical Interpretations of Research/Statistical Methods (Hurdle Task) (5%)|Development of a real-world Intervention & Budget (Proposal) (50%)|Development of an evaluation proposal and plan (45%)
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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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