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Applied Issues in Educational Psychology

Enrolment code: KHA775

Offered: Hobart: semester 1

Special note: second year elective topic

Unit description:

Examines contemporary issues that have significance for psychologists working in educational settings. The issues are topic-based and address a range of applied areas and include the effects of chronic illness (mental, physical) on schooling and learning; aboriginality/ethnicity issues, effects of family conflict, marital separation and divorce, achievement anxiety – manifestations and interventions; rewards and incentives in student motivation; school refusal.

Staff Dr T Thompson (Coordinator) For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 0% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2-hr seminar weekly (6 wks) Timetable
Corequisites KHA701 or KHA702  
Assessment mode seminar presentation (100%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Discipline (School) Psychology  
Courses Master of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)  
Faculty website Faculty of Science and Engineering  
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