ADVANCED MENTAL HEALTH PRACTICE 1
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students will elect a pathway and undertake specific modules related to their area of interest. There is an emphasis on advanced and specialist practice in mental health. Although the focus for each student through this subject will vary slightly, all students will develop cognitive and technical skills that demonstrate a broad understanding of a body of knowledge and advanced understanding of underlying principles and theoretical concepts in some areas of a particular focus in mental health practice. The subject is delivered via a flexible online mode comprising learning modules via LMS and supported by appropriate clinical practicum.
SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School
Subject Co-ordinatorKate Emond
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Online
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKate Emond
Problem Based LearningWeek: 10 - 22
One 6.00 hours problem based learning per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Students complete the equivalent of up to 7 hours of on-line learning per week.
Placement - Off SiteWeek: 10 - 22
One 105.00 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students undertake approximately 105 hours of clinical practicum per semester.
1,500 word equivalent online reflective activities and/or quiz's
|Other||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|
2,500 word written assessment
|Other||Individual||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|
Clinical appraisal Hurdle (equivalent to 500 words)Hurdle. Student is required to be clinically competent to pass subject
|Other||Individual||Yes||0||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|