PSYC5517 MIOP Practical Placement 3
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Off-campus Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Off-campus Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Off-campus
- The professional placement or practicum is an opportunity for students to develop professional competence in a work context. Students, on completion of the placement units, are able to demonstrate behaviour consistent with a beginning level of independent practice as an organisational psychologist.
- Students are able to (1) develop professional competence in a work context; (2) develop the ability to bring one's academic training to bear on practical problems in diverse situations; (3) develop a critical appreciation of the roles and functions of psychologists in organisations and the community; and (4) gain insight into the constraints which apply in work environments, and the relationships which exist between theory and practice.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) supervision group meetings. and (2) placement documents (log book, learning journal and placement reports). Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Elizabeth Pritchard
- Unit rules
- enrolment in the Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (coursework and dissertation) (53580)
the combined Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (01880/54580) ); and at least 24 points completed with a minimum of 18 points of Psychology units (PSYC5831 Practical Placement I
PSYC5548 MIOP Practical Placement 1 Part 2)
- PSYC5832 MIOP Practical Placement 2
- Contact hours
- placement meetings: 3 hours per month; placement: up to 45 days (to be confirmed). Attendance to placement meetings is compulsory
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
Non-standard teaching period [TS-P-1_2019]
Non-standard teaching period [TS-P-2_2019]
- Students enrolled in an APAC accredited program must hold provisional registration as a psychologist. It is the students' responsibility to ensure registration eligibility. Enrolled students are also responsible for maintaining provisional registration for the duration of their enrolment in the program.
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.