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Unit of study_

External Placement 1 - PSYC6080

Year - 2020

This unit of study involves students completing a placement in a setting external to the University Psychology Clinic. The placement will expose students to a range of presentations in hospitals and community health settings. One external placement is required to be adults and one with children/adolescents and families. All placements are supervised by clinical psychologists who have approved supervisor status with the Psychology Board of Australia. Oversight of the student's progress in each placement includes a Mid-Placement Review visit to each placement site by a clinically qualified staff member of the University.

Assessment
Supervision contract; Mid-Placement Review; End-Placement Review; Clinical log (compulsory requirements for accreditation) (100%). Students must demonstrate satisfactory performance on all assessments to satisfy requirements for this unit of study.

Textbooks
A wide range of clinical texts are available for consultation in the School of Psychology Test Library.

Additional information
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.

Pre-requisites

PSYC6079

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Psychology Academic Operations
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Science

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Psychology Academic Operations
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

Non-award/non-degree study If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student. Cross-institutional study If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to undertake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

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