Applied Research Psychology (EDMT6004)


This unit of study is focused on the planning and execution of a series of linked case studies or work with a small group of students in a relevant school counselling and/or mental health area, with the student's own reflection and learning being critical to and evident in the write-up and presentation. Students must complete an approved Applied Research during their Internship in schools, attend all scheduled sessions of the MTeach School Counselling presentation day, present their research project and submit written materials as specified in the unit outline.

Further unit of study information


1x3-hr seminar, 1x1-presentation day


500wd research proposal (5%) and 5000wd applied research report (60%) and conference presentation with 1000wd handout (35%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

72 credit points of units

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.