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Unit of Study PSYC4002 Advanced Topics in Professional Psychology (2024)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit type

    Hons Unit

  • Credit points

    12

  • Faculty & College

  • Placement

    No


Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

demonstrate pre-professional communication and interviewing skills

collaborate to analyse ethical dilemmas relevant to applied psychology practice

examine widely used standardised psychological test instruments within culturally appropriate frames of reference

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Short written response50%
Practical50%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly )
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Short written response50%
Practical50%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Short written response50%
Practical50%

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • You will be required to read the Australian Psychological Society (APS) Code of Ethics provided at the APS website.

  • Zoom and an internet connection will be required to complete Assessment 1 and 2. PowerPoint will be required for Assessment 2.

     

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.

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