Credit points: 5
This unit will familiarize students with neuro-development models, developmental disorders, acquired disorders and neuropsychological features associated with various medical conditions in children and adolescents. Assessment and interventions across conditions will be discussed. The workshops are designed to enhance active learning. Students will be expected to read set material, conduct literature searches as directed and to engage in class discussion. The workshop topics will include learning disorders, ADHD, Head Injury, Epilepsy, Cancer and Craniofacial Abnormalities.
SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health
Subject Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt
Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites Admission to SMCNP or SDPCN
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Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt
Six 2.0 hours seminar every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 1-hour multiple choice examination||and completion of assigned readings and participation in classroom activities||100|