This subject introduces the study of the behaviour of people with problems in living, or to use more traditional terminology, the study of abnormal behaviour and personality. Subject content includes: approaches to psychological disorders; research in psychopathology; aetiology and treatment of psychological disorders; personal and interpersonal problems; and attitudes of society to psychological disorders in the present and in the past. Students will be supported to think critically and reflexively about approaches to human psychopathology.
School of Psychology
Students may not complete PSY464 and PSY304 in the same award.
PSY451 and (PSY452 or PSY453 or PSY454 or PSY458)
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of PSY464 in Session 2 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.