HPS433 - Client-Centred Skills in Practice


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in courses H345, H451 and H452





Incompatible with:

HPS426 and HPY710

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour class and 1 x 3 hour seminar each week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online seminars via Collaborate.


This unit will provide an introduction to working with clients in psychology and mental health settings. Students will be introduced to skills in counselling and case management, and will learn knowledge, skills and ethical issues related to working with a variety of clients of different ages, cultural backgrounds and presenting concerns.

Hurdle requirement

  • Satisfactory completion of micro and case management skills development in at least 8 of the 10 seminars to obtain a pass or above in the unit.

Unit Fee Information

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