Major in Applied Psychology and Counselling (Restricted) (MJ0253.1)
Faculty of Health
Discipline of Psychology
Information for Current Students
- Version 1 - Start Date: 01/07/2014 End Date: Current Version
The major in applied psychology and counselling provides students with a sound knowledge of the theory, skills and applications of selected areas of applied psychology and counselling. The major includes units with an applied focus offering detailed study in specific applied areas of counselling, ethics in professional practice, dispute resolution, exercise psychology, forensic psychology and health psychology.
This major is restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Counselling.
Required - Must pass 18 credit points as follows
- 5258 - Counselling Communication - 3 cp, Level 1
- 6854 - Ethical and Professional Issues - 3 cp, Level 3
- 9427 - Counselling for Dispute Resolution - 3 cp, Level 2
- 9619 - Exercise Psychology and Behaviour - 3 cp, Level 3*
- 9620 - Forensic Psychology - 3 cp, Level 2
- 9622 - Health Psychology - 3 cp, Level 2
Please Note: Units marked with an * are no longer active, however students who have completed these units may still count them towards completion of this major or minor.