Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Psychology School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

6W1T

Restricted

MAppPsych, MPsychClin, DPsych(Clin), DPsych(ClinPsych&HealthPsych), DPsych(ClinPsych&Gero) or PhD (Clinical Psychology)

Assessment methods

Participation, report and competency assessment

Course coordinator

Prof Cath Haslam

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The goal of this course is to provide students with a theoretical and working knowledge of health psychology, its application in health care settings and new developments on the social perspectives of health. A range of topics in health psychology are presented in the context of addressing issues of primary prevention, treatment adherence and intervention, with students gaining an understanding of different approaches to health, including the newly developed social identity approach.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile