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Unit of study_

External Placement 1 - PSYC6080

Year - 2018

This unit of study involves students completing a placement in a setting external to the University Psychology Clinic. The placement will expose students to a range of presentations in hospitals and community health settings. One external placement is required to be adults and one with children/adolescents and families.

Classes
Clinical placement, 24 wks, 2 days/week (includes face-to-face patient contact, reading/preparation, patient-related administration tasks such as notes and reports)

Assessment
Contract, mid-placement review, clinical log (compulsory requirements for accreditation) end of placement review (100%). Students must demonstrate satisfactory performance on all assessments to satisfy requirements for this unit of study.

Textbooks
None prescribed. A wide range of clinical texts are available for consultation in the School of Psychology Test Library.

Additional information
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.

Pre-requisites

PSYC6079

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Psychology Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Science

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Psychology Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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