PLC5011
Clinical Placement 1
This module provides an introduction to professional practice in a community or hospital clinic setting.  This first clinical placement will involve guided and structured observation of experienced clinicians delivering clinical psychology services to adult and/or paediatric patients.  Students will develop some familiarity with a range of psychiatric presentations. There will be the opportunity for students to interact with patients and they will be encouraged to begin to function as practitioners, while closely supervised by field supervisors.

Modular Credits: 4
Workload: 0-0-0-200-50
Pre-requisite(s): PLC5004 (Psychological Intervention and Therapy), PLC5001 (Psychological Assessment and Diagnosis)
Preclusion(s): Nil
Cross-listing(s): Nil
Workload Components: A-B-C-D-E
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial/seminar hours per week
C: no. of lab hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc. per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week