The USC postgraduate psychology programs are committed to maintaining the primacy of public safety in the delivery of the program within the education and placement environments. This course extends your previous studies in psychopathology and focuses on acquiring advanced knowledge of the aetiological and maintenance factors involved in psychological disorders, their clinical presentation, methods of assessment, and appropriate evidence-based therapeutic interventions. You will also develop advanced knowledge of and skills in using major diagnostic classification systems and theories underlying the major psychological disorders. Ethical, professional and legal issues will be addressed as they arise.
- Semester of offer*:
- Thompson Institute: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band 1
- Tuition fee:
- Behavioural Science, Social Studies:
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- Class Timetable:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
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