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and macroeconomics (Marsella, 2007).
Encourage students to learn at least one foreign language and
to participate in study abroad opportunities. Created by Dr. Joanne Hsu
Created Toward a Global Professional
Development of a Global Curriculum
At the present, the definition, training, and credentialing of
professional psychologists (including clinical, counseling, school)
vary around the globe. However, a global training curriculum
and profession of psychology is worth pursuing. A global curriculum could lay the groundwork for:
•international professional mobility
•exchange of resources and ideas
•expansion of the boundaries of the profession by sharing
and incorporating global views
•Becoming a valid profession throughout the world
Created by Dr. Joanne Hsu
Created from Burgess et. al. (2004) Professional Qualifications in 16 Countries/regions
region Years of undergraduate
study in psychology
required to Practice (P)
or Apply (A) to Graduate
curriculum Years of graduate study
legally USA 0-2 (A) Yes 3-5 (GS)+2 (SP) Canada 2+1 Honors (A) Yes 2-4 (GS)+1 (SP) Doctorate
(in 4/12) Latin
America 5 (P) No 0 NUSE* Australia 3+1 Honors (A) No 2...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2013 for the course PSYC 2301 taught by Professor Castillo during the Fall '08 term at HCCS.
- Fall '08