Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Psychology School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Tutorial hours

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Tutorial participation , Case study, and on-line quizz.

Course coordinator

A/Prof Kate Sofronoff

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

This course gives students an overview of some prevalent developmental disorders including autism, ADHD, sensory disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, and various behaviour disorders. The course covers issues related to diagnosis and assessment and treatment of specific disorders, as well as more general theoretical issues related to causes of disorders in development and the implications of various disorders for the understanding of normal development.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile