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HPS945 - Child and Family Forensic Placement 2 and Case Conference Seminar B

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


The aim of the placement is to provide specialist skills in the assessment and treatment of problems associated with offenders and victims. Students should have substantial client contact and will carry their own caseload, under supervision. Students will be required to provide at least one case report from their placement, covering the presenting symptoms, assessment techniques, diagnosis of disorders using DSM-V, and appropriate treatment strategies.


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.

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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