Students who satisfactorily complete this course will be able to demonstrate skill and knowledge in the following areas: 

  • Apply ethical codes, legislation, and professional standards to issues relevant to psychological research and professional practice. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the theoretical and empirical bases underpinning the development and application of psychological assessment and intervention. 
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge and understanding of developmental psychopathology. 
  • Critically assess the impact of sociocultural and developmental factors in psychology research and professional practice. 
  • Apply the scientific method to answer psychology-related research questions (i.e., study design, data analysis and interpretation). 
  • Demonstrate sophisticated oral and written communication skills.