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Advanced Level
Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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The University of Melbourne

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Course introduction & communication

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 11 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Building a Therapeutic Relationship7m
5 readings
Course outline10m
Your teaching team10m
Start-of-course survey10m
The Therapeutic Relationship10m
Interview and engagement techniques20m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz (worth 10% of your final grade)20m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Clinical skills

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 43 min)
2 videos
Case Study - Depression29m
1 practice exercise
The psychiatric patient history (optional non assessed quiz)30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Mental state examination

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 24 min), 6 readings
4 videos
The Affect in the Mental State Examination5m
The Thought Process in the Mental State Examination3m
Thought Content and the Delusion10m
6 readings
Background to the Mental State Examination5m
Appearance10m
Behaviour and speech10m
Mood and Affect10m
Perceptual Disturbance20m
Assessment of Thought, Language and Communication activity20m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

The Biopsychosocial Model

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 16 min)
2 videos
The Biopsychosocial Model3m
1 practice exercise
Biopsychosocial Model (optional non assessed quiz)30m

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