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PSY8240 Advanced Psychological Assessment

Short Description: Advanced Psych 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 : 1 June 2020

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MCPS or MCPA or be undertaking the course as professional development

Synopsis

This course encompasses advanced topics of psychological assessment, as well as exposure to assessment within culturally diverse populations. The student is expected to have a well-developed understanding of basic testing principles and methods, the interpretation and integration of data, and providing written and verbal feedback of test results. This course will therefore further develop those skills by considering complex assessment contexts across the lifespan. Attendance at the five on-campus workshops is mandatory. Dates of the five workshops will be according to the 'Workshop Schedule' which will be emailed to students at the outset of the program.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Date printed 1 June 2020