COUNSELLING PLACEMENT A

PHE5CPA

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students are required to spend an average of one day per week in a supervised placement spanning a minimum of 13 weeks per semester. The setting must have mainstream face-to-face counselling as one of its functions and the student must be in a position of seeing at least three face-to-face clients per week (minimum of 39 client hours per semester). Formal on-site supervision is required as well as participation in four University-based Group Supervision / Reflective Practice Sessions.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorKathleen Gregory

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be enrolled in HMCOUN - Master of Counselling. Must be enrolled in PHE5ASA concurrently.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Only available to students enrolled in the Master of Counselling.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsDeveloping the practice of counsellingRecommendedDryden, W & Felsham, C 1994SAGE PUBLICATIONS.
ReadingsIssues and ethics in the helping professionsRecommendedCorey, G, Corey, M & Callanan, P 20066TH EDN, BROOKS/COLE, CA.
ReadingsCounselling fieldwork placement packPreliminaryDepartment of Counselling and Psychological HealthHEALTH SCIENCES, LTU.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKathleen Gregory

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 39.0 hours placement - off site per study period and delivered via blended.
"Minimum 39 client hours per semester over at least 13 weeks."

Tutorial
Four 2.0 hours tutorial per study period and delivered via face-to-face.
"4 sessions of Group Supervision / Reflective Practice per semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Case Studies x 240
HURDLE REQUIREMENTAll assessment tasks must be passed in order to pass this subject.0
Journal essay20
Satisfactory performance on placement as assessed by supervisor.40

City, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKathleen Gregory

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 39.0 hours placement - off site per study period and delivered via blended.
"Minimum 39 client hours per semester over at least 13 weeks."

Tutorial
Four 2.0 hours tutorial per study period and delivered via face-to-face.
"4 sessions of Group Supervision / Reflective Practice per semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Case Studies x 240
HURDLE REQUIREMENTAll assessment tasks must be passed in order to pass this subject.0
Journal essay20
Satisfactory performance on placement as assessed by supervisor.40