Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
|Year and Campus:||2014 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||50 credit points taken over 12 months part time.|
Dr Candice Boyd
This course serves as an introduction to the field of youth mental health, resulting in a graduate certificate at the end of one-year of part-time study. The course articulates to the Graduate Diploma of Youth Mental Health.
By the conclusion of the Graduate Certificate of Youth Mental Health of Youth Mental Health students will
have developed the following areas of knowledge:
In addition, students will be able to apply the following skills in their work:
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Students must complete all four core subjects.
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Study Period Commencement:
1. The Selection Committee will evaluate the applicant's ability to pursue successfully the course using the following criteria:
2. The Selection Committee may conduct interviews and may call for referee reports or employer references to elucidate any of the matters referred to above.
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Overview, Objectives and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
This course provides professional development for practitioners who are currently working with young people who have the intention of pursuing a career in youth mental health practice.
The program is recognized by professional bodies, e.g., Australian Association of Social Workers, Australian Psychological Society, Royal College of Nursing, and Australian College of Mental Health Nurses as fulfilling professional development (continuing education) requirements.
|Links to further information:||http://tc.oyh.org.au/TrainingDevelopment/graduateeducation|
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