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Professional Ethics PG (10113.1)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Health
Discipline: Discipline of Psychology


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  • Winter Term, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (164568) - View
  • Winter Term, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (156624) - View

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This unit will consider the professional ethical guidelines and issues in psychological practice.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Understand how the professional code of ethics applies in psychological practice; and

2. Explain the main ethical issues involved in professional practice in psychology.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

Up to 6 hours per week.




Enrolment in Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Honours), 769AA.

Assumed Knowledge


Incompatible Units

Research Methods and Professional Ethics PG (part B), 7410.

Equivalent Units

Research Methods and Professional Ethics PG (part B), 7410.

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