Professional Studies 1 (Psychology) (EDMT5625)


This unit provides students with an overview of the key issues for school counsellors working with younger children in preschool and primary school settings, and in work with adolescents experiencing academic difficulties, with a specific focus on literacy.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


3-hrs/wk for 4 wks, 1x4-hrs field assessment


Casework participation involving assessing a young child with language and/or literacy delays with 2000wd report for the child's parents and teaching staff, with parental permission (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.