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175.302 Introduction to Clinical Psychology (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

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This course provides an introduction to clinical psychology and mental distress, with an emphasis on current thinking and research in the field. The course examines the core concepts in defining and classifying mental distress, some of the major psychological disorders across the lifespan, and empirically supported approaches to explaining mental illness, and treatments aimed at supporting people towards recovery.

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  • Prerequisite(s): 175.203
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2021 * Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2021 * Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.