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PSY3030 Abnormal Behaviour

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Psychology
Version produced : 30 December 2013

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PSY2020

Synopsis

The course involves an elaboration of the main concepts and issues regarding abnormal behaviours and mental illness. Major questions addressed include: (1) what is mental illness? (2) what types of maladaptive behaviours and psychological disorders are there? (3) how are they classified? (4) what are the proposed aetiologies of these disorders and with what characteristics are they correlated? (5) what general modes are available to intervene in disorders? Students will require access to e-mail and internet access to USQConnect for this course.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2012 External
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba