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|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||Successful completion of all Year 1 and Year 2 subjects|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:||Students develop a specialised knowledge of standard assessment techniques and intervention strategies in respect of specific areas in psychology such as child abuse, school refusal, ADHD, autism, depression, stress and coping etc. Advanced systemic assessment and intervention is a feature of the seminars.|
|Assessment:||An essay and a case report of not more than 3,000 words each (50 per cent each). Satisfactory class participation, which may include a presentation is also required.|
|Recommended Texts:||Carr, A. (2000) . Edit. What works with children and adolescents. London. Routledge. |
Gutkin, T.B. & Reynolds, C. (1999). (3rd. ed) The Handbook of School Psychology. New York: John Wiley and Sons
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||www.edfac.unimelb.edu.au|
Doctor of Educational Psychology |
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