CLINICAL PRACTICUM D

PSY5PCD

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This practicum takes place in an external placement agency.

SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply assessment and treatment skills based on evidence-based clinical psychology practice

Activities:
Supervision of practical skills in assessment and treatment related to clients seen

02. Exemplify professional integrity by identifying and discussing the ethical basis of clinical psychology professional practice

Activities:
Supervision in relation to client face-to-face work. Participate in case analysis class discussion around ethical issues arising in various clinical practice cases

03. Sensitively communicate outcomes of psychological assessments and treatment decisions

Activities:
Supervision of written client reports and case notes

04. Demonstrate a reflective and flexible approach to clinical psychology practice

Activities:
Supervision in relation to client face-to-face work

05. Engage professionally with a range of clients and types of practice

Activities:
Supervision of professional behaviour with clients and other professionals

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2018, Week 02-26, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"one 2-hour case analysis seminar per week"

Placement - Off Site Week: 02 - 26
One 335.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 02 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
"approx. two days placement per week"

Evidence Based Learning Week: 10 - 22
One 10.0 hours evidence based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"10 hours of placement related study"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Mid- placement review (2500 words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum end-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the second half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Final placement review and all placement paperwork (3000 words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum end-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the second half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Case analyses involving active participation in discussion of 10-12 cases (1000 words equivalent)To meet professional accreditation guidelines all assessments must be passed and 20 hours of case analysis is required (equivalent to approximately 80% attendance)10 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2018, Week 27-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJordana Bayer

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"one 2-hour case analysis seminar per week"

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 335.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"approx. two days placement per week"

Evidence Based Learning Week: 31 - 43
One 10.0 hours evidence based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"10 hours of placement related study"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Mid- placement review (2500 words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum end-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the second half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Final placement review and all placement paperwork (3000 words equivalent)The word count is intended to reflect the clinical practicum end-review meeting time, but the work required to prepare for this meeting is considerably more (client case-work during the second half of the placement) and this is reflected in the percentage.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Case analyses involving active participation in discussion of 10-12 cases (1000 words equivalent)To meet professional accreditation guidelines all assessments must be passed and 20 hours of case analysis is required (equivalent to approximately 80% attendance)10 01, 02, 03, 04, 05