Genetic Counselling

Table of units of study: Genetic Counselling

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Stage 1 units of study

GENC5001
Clinical Genetics
6   

GENC5002 and GENC5003 are co-requisites
Semester 1
GENC5002
Applied Clinical Genetics
6   

GENC5001 and GENC5003 are co-requisites.
Semester 1
GENC5003
Counselling Theory and Skills
6   

GENC5001 & GENC5002 are co-requisites.
Semester 1
GENC5020
Introduction to Research
6      Semester 1
PUBH5422
Health and Risk Communication
6      Semester 2
GENC5004
Clinical Practice 1
6    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5001, GENC5002 and GENC5003


GENC5005 and PUBH5422 are co-requisites.
Semester 2
GENC5005
Diagnostic and Risk Assessment Analysis
3    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5002 and GENC5001
Semester 2
GENC5006
Ethical, Legal and Social Issues
3      Semester 2
GENC5017
Research Project Implementation I
4    P GENC5020


BETH5208 is a corequisite.
Semester 2
BETH5208
Introduction to Human Research Ethics
2    N BETH5202
Semester 2a

Stage 2 units of study

GENC5008
Clinical Practice 2
9    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5003 and GENC5004
P Completion of all Stage 1 units of study


Completion of all Stage 1 units of study are required prerequisites.
Semester 1
GENC5009
Genetic Counselling: Practice and Genomics
6    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5002
P Completion of all Stage 1 units of study
Semester 1
GENC5016
Research Data Analysis
6    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5020
P GENC5020 and GENC5017
Semester 1
GENC5018
Research Project Implementation II
3    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5017
Semester 1
GENC5011
Clinical Practice 3
9    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5003, GENC5004 and GENC5008
P Completion of all Stage 1 units of study
Semester 2
GENC5012
Contemporary Issues Genetic Counselling
3    A Knowledge and skills gained in GENC5002 and GENC5009
P Completion of all Stage 1 units of study
Semester 2
GENC5019
Research Dissertation and Capstone
12    P GENC5020 and GENC5017
Semester 2