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PSY2105 Psychological Skills D

Short Description: Psychological Skills D
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 : 090701 - Psychology
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 20 February 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PSY2104

Synopsis

This course further develops the research and critical thinking skills learned by students in other courses and also introduces students to the skills required to function effectively in mental health settings. With respect to the professional skills component, the course will introduce students to foundation intervention skills and models for therapeutic formulation and intervention. Students will be required to develop skills for thinking about issues that affect people, and to frame these within evidence-based approaches to psychological interventions. The Work Integrated Learning component engages students in a range of career development activities to prepare them for subsequent placements and/or employment.

This course contains a mandatory residential school for both external and on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 External
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich