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PSY4070 Advanced Assessment

Short Description: Advanced Assessment
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 : 12 November 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH (Psychology major 12302) or BPSH or MSCR (Psychology Research). BPSH students must have completed the first 3 years with a GPA of 5.0 across levels 1 to 3 psychology courses.

Synopsis

The development of testing skills and the application of testing principles in the clinical setting will be taught through workshops, lectures, and case studies. In particular, mastery will be developed in the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale 4th edition (WAIS-IV), the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI) , the Test of Premorbid Functioning (TOPF), and methods for assessing memory and learning.

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

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2020 External
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba