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MOP5042 - Placement 2

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Leader: Dr Simon Albrecht


Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Off-campus)


Designed to satisfy APS requirement re ongoing class contact that relates to and develops placement experience, this unit provides a forum for students to share their placement experiences and apply the theory, models, frameworks, perspectives and experiences gained during placement.


On completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to apply academic learning to organisational practice;
  2. Effectively communicate goals, learning and insights from placement experiences in a structured and engaging way;
  3. Demonstrate understanding of the professional roles, codes of conduct and ethics of the organisational psychologists as described by the Board of Psychologists and APS;
  4. Demonstrate understanding of the professional competencies of organisational psychologists (assessment, diagnosis, intervention design and implementation, evaluation and reflection);
  5. Provide evidence of placement experiences, professional growth and development in terms of placement report, documentation of hours worked, and a supervisor report;
  6. Explain the major features of action learning and action research as applied to organisations;
  7. Describe and conduct a group action learning/action research project;
  8. Participate in and reflect on individual and group experience in an action learning set;
  9. Provide a presentation on a group action learning project and learning set.


A minimum of 75% attendance of Placement, Seminars, Psychologists Registration Board of Victoria Placement Report, Placement Contracts, Placement Logbook and Placement Feedback Sheet.

Contact hours

Masters Student 125 placement days & DPsych Students 188 placement days (over whole course)