HPS759 - Issues in Professional Organisational Psychology


2023 unit information

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

Only available to students enrolled in H752 Master of Psychology (Organisational)





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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

Across the eleven weeks the learning activities will consist of:
1 x 3 hour class (online delivery)
4 x 6 hour intensives
2 x 3 hour seminars


This unit is designed to prepare students for professional practice by providing learning experiences and knowledge on the regulatory, ethical, legal and professional practice responsibilities of organisational psychologists. The unit covers important aspects of the profession and professionalism including cross-cultural competence, working with multidisciplinary teams, the application of the APS Code of Ethics and ethical decision making in professional contexts. The unit also examines important aspects of the practice context for organisational psychology and aims to facilitate the development of critical competencies for professional practice. As a pre-requisite for placement, students will also cover all requirements and responsibilities relevant to organisational placements.

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