PSYCH556

Advanced Topics in Adult Mental Health and Well Being

This paper builds on PSYC338 and is a core paper for students in the Clinical Diploma Programme. It explores the various manifestations of adult psychopathology and covers the key areas of diagnosis, assessment, treatment and theories of etiology. It also investigates issues associated with psychopathology, such as stigmatisation, psychiatric nosology and concepts of abnormality.

This paper builds on PSYC338 and is a core paper for students in the Clinical Diploma Programme. It explores the various manifestations of adult psychopathology and covers the key areas of diagnosis, assessment, treatment and theories of etiology. It also investigates issues associated with psychopathology, such as stigmatisation, psychiatric nosology and concepts of abnormality.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): PSYC307 or PSYCH307 and PSYC338 or PSYCH338
Internal assessment / examination: 70:30
Restriction(s): PSYC556

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2021 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for PSYCH556. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Psychology

Other available years: Advanced Topics in Adult Mental Health and Well Being - PSYCH556 (2020) , Advanced Topics in Adult Mental Health and Well Being - PSYCH556 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 16 September 2020 9:11am
Indicative fees current as of : 4 June 2020 3:25pm

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