Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This course will provide an APAC-accredited 5th year of professional training in psychology. The program prepares graduates for a final year of supervised practice that is required for registration as a psychologist in Australia. The course, based on the scientist-practitioner model of professional training, combines psychological knowledge, skills acquisition, ethical decision-making capacity, and the application of evidence-based interventions. As well as advanced theory and practical classes, students also undertake selected fieldwork placements, under the direct supervision of experienced psychologists.
96 credit points
- Foundations of Psychotherapy
- Clinical Assessment
- Psychopathology and Diagnosis
- Interventions 1 - Introduction to CBT
- Psychology of Community Health
- plus more
Standard entry requirements
- Completion of a Bachelor/Honours Degree with an Australian Psychological Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited four-year sequence in psychology or equivalent
- OR a pass degree with an Australian Psychological Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited three-year sequence in psychology together with an Australian Psychological Accreditation Council (APAC) fourth-year psychology course or equivalent. Additional Requirements: Applicants will be interviewed to assess suitability for the course. Relevant professional experience will be a substantial factor in selection. In accordance with the accreditation requirements and the Department of Justice, students will be required to obtain a Working with Children Check prior to being located in a clinic/work placement setting.
Australian Psychological Accreditation Council (APAC)
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