|Student Contribution Band:||Band 1|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Available to MPsych or DPsych students or with permission of course coordinator.
This subject reviews and critiques the assessment, diagnosis, formulation and aetiology of psychopathology in adults. Students are assumed to have a basic knowledge of psychopathology on which to develop advanced skills using Diagnostic systems. It is approached from a biopsychosocial perspective, including a critical review of current research and findings from biological, psychological, psychopharmacological, social and cultural knowledge domains. The subject aims to develop working knowledge of complex psychopathology required, to work in an interprofessional team in medical/clinical/health/Indigenous/cross cultural settings. Theory, research, and practical skills related to assessment, diagnosis, evaluation and management of mental disorders will be critiqued and applied in a problem-based learning methodology.
|PY5301 PY5302 PY5303 PY5304 PY5305 PY6301 PY6302 PY6303|
|JCU Singapore, Study Period 58, Internal|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020|
|Coord/Lect:||Dr Alla Demutska.|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.