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.
Clinical placement, 24 wks, 2 days/week (includes face-to-face patient contact, reading/preparation, patient-related administration tasks such as notes and reports)
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.
None prescribed. A wide range of clinical texts are available for consultation in the School of Psychology Test Library.
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.