Clinical Practice 2 is designed to provide you with advanced practice skills required for the professional competencies in clinical psychology specified by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) and to prepare you for the Registrar Program to gain an Area of Practice Endorsement in Clinical Psychology with the Psychology Board of Australia. By the completion of Clinical Practice 2, it is expected that you will demonstrate competencies including the ability to apply knowledge of the discipline to practice with minimal supervision; adherence to ethical, legal and professional practice requirements; competency in assessment and evidence-based interventions with a narrow range of clients at moderate severity levels; good communication skills with clients and other professionals, and demonstrated ability to critically self-reflect on your practice.
|Student Contribution Band||SCA Band 4|
|Fraction of Full-Time Student Load||0.125|
|Pre-requisites or Co-requisites||
Students must be enrolled in CM49 Master of Clinical Psychology (Advanced Entry) OR Students must be enrolled in CG17 Master of Clinical Psychology.
For students enrolled in CM49 Master of Clinical Psychology (Advanced Entry) there are no pre-requisites or co-requisites.
Students enrolled in CG17 Master of Clinical Psychology must meet the pre-requisite of PSYC21007.
Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).
|Class Timetable||View Unit Timetable|
|Residential School||No Residential School|
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).
Each 6-credit Postgraduate unit at CQUniversity requires an overall time commitment of an average of 12.5 hours of study per week, making a total of 150 hours for the unit.
|1. Professional Practice Placement||0%|
|2. Reflective Practice Assignment||0%|
|4. Case Study||0%|
|5. Direct observation of procedural skills (DOPs)||0%|
This is a pass/fail (non-graded) unit. To pass the unit, you must pass all of the individual assessment tasks shown in the table above.
All University policies are available on the Policy web site, however you may wish to directly view the following policies below.
This list is not an exhaustive list of all University policies. The full list of policies are available on the Policy web site .
Term 2 - 2022 : The overall satisfaction for students in the last offering of this course was 75.00% (`Agree` and `Strongly Agree` responses), based on a 33.33% response rate.
Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.
On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:
This unit forms part of the Master of Clinical Psychology courses accredited by the Australian Psychological Accreditation Council.
|Assessment Tasks||Learning Outcomes|
|1 - Professional Practice Placement||•|
|2 - Reflective Practice Assignment||•||•|
|3 - Presentation||•|
|4 - Case Study||•||•||•|
|5 - Direct observation of procedural skills (DOPs)||•|
|Graduate Attributes||Learning Outcomes|
|1 - Knowledge||•||•|
|2 - Communication||•||•|
|3 - Cognitive, technical and creative skills||•|
|5 - Self-management||•||•||•|
|6 - Ethical and Professional Responsibility||•||•||•|
|7 - Leadership||•|
|Assessment Tasks||Graduate Attributes|