CLINICAL PRACTICUM D

PSY5PCD

2017

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. Competency in data gathering skills

Activities:
Supervision of client face to face work
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Knowledge of Discipline

Activities:
Supervision of theoretical and practical skills in assessment and intervention related to clients seen
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Communication Skills

Activities:
Supervision around communication with clients, family members , other professionals and staff in the workplace.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

04. Report writing

Activities:
Supervision of written client reports and case notes.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

05. Professional Development

Activities:
Supervision of professional behaviour within the organisations with clients and other professionals
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups,Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

06. Clinical skills and therapy

Activities:
Supervision related to client face to face work

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2017, Semester 1, 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"

Practical Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 days practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"two days (15 hours) placement per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Satisfactory completion of a mid-placement review40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Satisfactory completion of a final placement review50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Attendance and participation at weekly case analysis seminarTo 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, 06

Melbourne, 2017, Semester 2, 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"

Practical Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 days practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"two days (15 hours) placement per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Satisfactory completion of a mid-placement review40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Satisfactory completion of a final placement review50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Attendance and participation at weekly case analysis seminarTo 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, 06