Details for Professional Accountability for Supervisors

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: SSC561
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Rebecca Loundar

Awards offering Professional Accountability for Supervisors

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Curriculum Objective

This subject involves 39 hours of face-to-face group supervision


  1. Critically analyse professional frameworks and guidelines of professional practice;
  2. Critically reflect on professional supervision: pastoral and clinical, including individual and group processes;
  3. Consider and integrate professional feedback into ongoing professional development in a group supervision environment;
  4. Critically analyse issues and challenges in professional practice both individually and groups, with consideration given to industry standards and a Christian worldview.

Subject Content

  • Professional placement requirements
  • Understanding and participating in individual and group supervision
  • Presentation skills for individual and group supervision
  • Professional issues in group supervision
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Professional practice and case management
  • Considerations for group process in workplace and counselling contexts

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Onsite (face-to-face)
  • Online (e-Learning)
  • Intensives
  • Extensive

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis University College.

Assessment Methods

  • Work Context Paper and Presentation (25%)
  • Case Report and Presentation (2 x 25%)
  • Group Project and Presentation (25%)

Prescribed Text

Cleak, H.M., & Wilson, J. (2019). Making the most of field placement. (4th ed.) South Melbourne: Cengage Learning Australia.