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PUB HLTH 7020B - Counselling Placement IB

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 4220
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 days per week, two X 3 hours, 2 X two hours, plus 2 hours per fortnight
Restriction: Available to MCounsPsych students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: Check with School
Pre-Requisite: PUB HLTH 5005, PUB HLTH 5007, PUB HLTH 7010, PUB HLTH 5006, PUB HLTH 6018, PUB HLTH 6021 and PUB HLTH 7003
Assessment: Satisfactory placement completion (assessed by supervisor through supervision, review of learning agreement, log-book of activities, and final review), final placement review, one online quiz, one essay

Placement IB is completed in the final semester of enrolment for the Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy (Clinical Pathway) and provides students with supervised practical experience in counselling and psychotherapy. Through Placement with an approved service provider and individual and group supervision with qualified practitioners, students will increase their knowledge of, and practise, counselling and psychotherapeutic skills with clients, as well as gain experience in writing case notes and reports in this setting. They will also develop experience in collaboration with other health professionals and families of clients, and referral to appropriate other health professionals as practiced in their specific setting. Finally, students will complete one essay assignment, one online quiz and pass their final placement review.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
4220 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Not Available Fri 28/10/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Supervision
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
29075 SUP0 40 18 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20341 SE01 40 18 25 Jul - 25 Jul Monday 10am - 2pm AHMS, 5052a&b, Teaching Room
1 Aug - 1 Aug Monday 10am - 12pm AHMS, 5052a&b, Teaching Room
17 Oct - 17 Oct Monday 9am - 1pm AHMS, 5052a&b, Teaching Room
2 Nov - 2 Nov Wednesday 10am - 12pm AHMS, 5052a&b, Teaching Room
9 Nov - 9 Nov Wednesday 10am - 2pm AHMS, 3066, Teaching Room