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Supervised Practical Placement I - PSY956

This unit is offered on a pass/fail basis.

This practical placement unit is conducted in the Macquarie University Psychology Clinic on campus. As such it provides the opportunity to put the theory and techniques gained in coursework units into practice and develop the student's identity as a clinical psychologist. It provides students with experience in most aspects of clinical work within an outpatient setting. Students gain experience assessing clients, applying various therapeutic interventions, as well as developing the necessary professional skills, all under intensive supervision to ensure the safety of both the public and student.

Credit Points: 0
When Offered:

FY1 Day - Sessions 1 and 2, February to November, North Ryde, Day

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Mr Brian O’Grady

(Admission to MClinPsych or DClinPsych) and PSY904 and (PSY962 or PSY978) and (PSY965 or PSY977Prerequisite Information


PSY961 and PSY927 and PSY928

NCCW(s): PSY950
Unit Designation(s):
Assessed As: Pass/Fail
Offered By:

Department of Psychology

Faculty of Human Sciences

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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