This subject provides an introduction to neuropsychological research, with focus on several clinical disorders. It provides an overview of neuropsychology's contribution to the understanding of human behaviour, with an emphasis on the scientific approach to neuropsychology.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Demonstrate understanding of major concepts and historical trends in neuropsychology. 2. Demonstrate advanced application of a broad and coherent body of knowledge of neuropsychology, with indepth of understanding of underlying principles, theories and concepts in the discipline, using a scientific approach. 3. Demonstrate interpersonal communication skills suitable for a professional audience. 4. Critically appraise how basic neuropsychological, pharmacological and other interventions can be applied across a range of contexts including consideration of cultural responsiveness, including with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.
The Master of Psychology (Clinical) and Master of Professional Psychology programs are accredited pathways towards registration as a Psychologist. Entry into these programs is based on a calculated GPA derived from a completed four year sequence of study in Psychology as accredited by APAC as well as invitation into the degree. As such, this subject can only be taken by those students successfully admitted to the degree.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
|Withdraw – Financial?||09/10/2021|
|Withdraw – Academic?||30/10/2021|