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HPY706 - Problems, Pathology and Potential

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in H677 Graduate Diploma of Coaching and Counselling to enrol in this unit

Unit chair:

Skye McPhie

Prerequisite:

HPY702, HPY703, HPY704 and HPY705

Corequisite:

HPY707

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 1.5 hour class and 1 x 1.5 hour seminar per week

Note:

This unit is a core unit in the Graduate Diploma of Coaching and Counselling.

Content

This unit aims to enable students to develop an understanding of common disorders and mainstream treatments of those disorders as well as awareness of relevant practitioner and client issues that need to be considered.

The unit will include:

  • In-seminar counselling/coaching sessions;
  • Developing an ethical framework for coaching/counselling practice

Assessment

Assessment task 1: interview and short essay 40%

  • Students will source and interview 3 suitably qualified practitioners working with clients with a specific disorders or conditions, to gain an overview of pertinent practitioner/client issues and each practitioner’s therapeutic approaches. The interviews will be submitted as audio files.
  • Students will write a short 1000 word essay summary of the main issues and approaches highlighted by the three interviewed practitioners

Assessment task 2: Essay and short answers (2000 words) 30%
Assessment task 3: Essay (2000 words) 30%
Hurdle Requirement:
Satisfactory completion of the counselling and coaching skills development exercises in at least 8 of the 11 seminars.

Unit Fee Information

If you are:

Domestic

  • in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate full fee paying student - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

International

  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

Course based calculation

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


Unit based calculation

Your tuition fees are calculated on the units you enrol in. This means your fees are based on the units you choose to study and not a fixed course price. The tuition fees for this unit are displayed in the table below:


Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$782$782$2939$3206

* 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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