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Fitness to Practice 2 (WELF90007)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 6.25On Campus (Parkville)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeWELF90007
Semester 2
FeesSubject 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

Last updated: 14 March 2019