PSY1105 Psychological Skills B
|Short Description:||Psychological Skills B|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Psychology and Counselling|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||090701 - Psychology|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
In PSY1105 students will continue their preparation in psychological research and professional skills. With respect to psychological research skills, the course applies the observational skills examined in Semester 1 to the experimental domain. As such, students will be required to run an experiment, test participants, record results, and score and analyse obtained data. With respect to the professional skills component, the course will introduce students to foundation micro-counselling skills that are central to psychological practice. Students will also be introduced to coaching psychology skills to develop awareness of the technical skills required to stimulate individual change.
This course contains a mandatory residential school for both external and on-campus students.