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HPS936 - Psychosocial Issues in Forensic Psychology and Case Analysis Seminar 2

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Andrew Day





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

2 day seminar and 2 hours cloud (online) contact per week for second half of the trimester.


This unit consists of two components. One is an academic component which will consider abnormal and offending behaviour in relation to psychological and social factors, with specific consideration of the Good Lives Model of offender rehabilitation. The second component is a professional practice component involving case analysis in a cloud (online) supervision forum. Students will present casework and case-related issues arising from their practicum experience. They will consider the presenting problems of the client, assessment, case formulation and treatment issues.


Assessment task 1: Essay (3000 words) 50%
Assessment task 2: Case report and analysis (1500 words) 50%

Unit Fee Information

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

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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