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HPS935 - Forensic Placement 3

Unit details

Year2015 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

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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