|Year of offer||2019|
|Subject level||Graduate coursework|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject is designed specifically for Master of Genetic Counselling students, to provide an introduction to the practice of genetic health care, and the role of a genetic counsellor in the delivery of genetic services. Students will demonstrate the application of core HGSA skills and competencies in genetic counselling to clinical practice in an intake role-play. Students will reflect on and critically analyse genetic counselling skills encountered through clinic observations at a genetic service.
Intended learning outcomes
- Demonstrate an understanding of how genetic health care is practiced
- Develop an appreciation of the role of the genetic counsellor in healthcare