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COU5003 Introduction to Clinical Supervision

Short Description: Intro Clinical Supervision
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Psychology and Counselling
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090513 - Counselling
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GCCO or GDCN or MCCO or PDEV or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH


The course will focus on theories that inform clinical supervision, an overview of current models of supervision, the application of theoretical frameworks and the emerging scholarship and research on the topic of clinical supervision. Students will engage with topical areas through weekly classroom discussions and demonstrate critical thinking through the submission of assessments on previous supervision experiences, a supervision orientation and a research proposal on the topic of clinical supervision. The course forms the theoretical foundation of the clinical-based practicum.

This course contains a mandatory four-day residential school and 10 hours of mandatory online synchronous tutorials.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 External