PSYCHOL 4302 - Current issues in Psychology

North Terrace Campus - Semester 2 - 2016

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This course is designed provide students with insights into the nature of psychology as a profession and the links between theoretical developments in psychology and professional practice. Students will gain insights into the challenges associated with providing services to complex, vulnerable and diverse populations as well as the ethical responsibilities of practitioners. Topics will vary from one year to the next, but will typically include material relating to: psychological in health/ medical contexts; addiction; disability issues; applied assessment; forensic psychology and positive psychology.

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