|Guaranteed ATAR||70 This is the ATAR level at which an offer of admission is guaranteed, subject to any other non-ATAR criteria being met.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Study mode||On-campus or partially online|
|Intake||February or July
The July intake is intended for domestic course switching students. Places are limited. Enrolment may be on a part-time basis depending on unit availability, which could extend the course duration. Please contact the Course Coordinator.
|Duration||4 years full-time|
Learn about perception, cognition, emotion, personality, behaviour and interpersonal relationships and how psychologists examine, explain and predict what people do as individuals and in groups.
The first year of this course is interprofessional and taken with other health sciences students.
In your second year, you will gain greater knowledge in learning and motivation, perception, child development and social psychology.
In the third year, you will prepare a research proposal and develop advanced knowledge in abnormal psychology, cognition, individual differences, cross-cultural and Indigenous psychology, community psychology and adult development.
The fourth year includes a year-long research project along with the development of skills in areas such as program evaluation, psychological assessment and professional practice.
Note on honours: Due to stringent accreditation requirements, you must attain a minimum credit average in your second and third year core psychology units to continue into the fourth year of the course.
High achieving students may be offered a place in the honours program in fourth year. If you do not attain the credit average required for fourth year you will graduate at the end of third year with the intermediate award: Bachelor of Science (Psychology).
You can study this as part of a double degree:
*Please note not all majors are offered online