University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units10
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5
Hours & Credits
OverviewAt the end of this module students should be able to: critically interrogate mainstream approaches collect, analyses and evaluate information communicate effectively develop problem solving skills reflect on and explore effective learning strategies be culturally and aesthetically sensitive develop a social justice perspectiveMain ContentRevision of diagnostic classification system Aetiology of mental disorders Anxiety disorders Mood disorders and suicide Eating disorders Personality disorders Substance-related disorders Sexual variants, abuse and dysfunctions Schizophrenia
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.