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HPS935 - Forensic Placement 3

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Belinda Guadagno



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

50 days supervised placement


Placements are aimed at providing students with a wide range of client problems, age ranges and forensic settings, and to equip students with a range of professional skills and an awareness of professional issues. The placement program and requirements will be worked out jointly by the student, the placement coordinator, and the practitioners supervising the placement. It is expected that in all placements students will have experience in assessment and therapy.


Assessment task 1: Attendance for 50 days
Assessment task 2: Presentation of log book to the University Supervisor within 21 days of completing the placement
Assessment task 3: Satisfactory report on the professional ethical competence of student from the Placement Supervisor and the University Supervisor
Assessment task 4: Students are required to submit a Placement Research Report of between 4000-5000 words which may be used as part of their theses.
The above assessment constitutes 100% of the assessment for this unit, failure to satisfactorily complete the requirements of any one component will result in the student failing the unit and may result in the student's exclusion from the course.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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