This subject introduces students to the concept of resilience. It will explore how resilience is different to recovery, and that there are multiple and sometimes unexpected pathways to resilience. Students will learn about models of stress, trauma, and coping, and factors that predict resilience. The subject highlights the importance of coping and positively adapting to stressful life experiences. Students will explore the three features from scientific resilience discourse: recovery, sustainability, and growth.
School of Psychology
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of PSY549 in Micro 3 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.