Applicants for the Graduate Diploma in Forensic Psychology must:
- Hold an APAC accredited postgraduate professional degree in a specified accredited psychology specialisation and be eligible for or have full membership of the college of that specialisation; and
- The original postgraduate training must have provided at least 500 hours of supervised practice appropriate and relevant to practise in the specialty area of the second or additional APS College; and
- The original postgraduate thesis must be appropriate to the area of the second or additional APS College; and
- Attend a selection interview conducted by the course convenor to assess the student’s suitability for the course
Short-listed applicants will be required to participate in a selection interview which will determine whether an offer will be made for enrolment in the course. An order-of-merit for entry will be prepared taking into account academic record, previous work experience* and training, and academic and professional referees' reports.
This course is only offered part-time and is not available to on-shore international students on a student visa.
* Work experience
Documents substantiating work experience need to be provided on company letterhead and clearly detail roles as well as duties and duration of posts held.