Selected major: Psychology and Forensic Science
Note: This Major is 12 units (150 Credit Points)
Due to government regulations, international students holding an international student visa are not able to undertake the Psychology and Forensic Science major or the Psychology and Psychophysiology major as part of the double degree.
Gain specialist knowledge about the application of psychology to aspects of the law, the justice system and forensic science, as well as statistical skills relevant to forensic issues. Complete research projects, specialist units in research design and project units related to forensic psychology. The three-year undergraduate major in psychology is professionally accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council. Graduates who complete this major are eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Psychological Sciences (Honours).
Majors for Bachelor of Health Science:Biomedical ScienceClinical TechnologiesNeuroscienceNutritionPsychology and Forensic SciencePsychology and PsychophysiologyPublic Health and Health Promotion
Majors for Bachelor of Media and Communication:AdvertisingCreative Writing and LiteratureDigital Advertising TechnologyJournalismMedia Industries Professional Writing and EditingSocial Media
The Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Media and Communication will equip students with a comprehensive set of skills, knowledge and attributes to effectively promote health messages, products and innovations to a wide range of audiences.
You'll explore Australian and international health challenges and examine the physical, psychological and social aspects of health in a variety of settings.
You'll also gain knowledge about how the media is evolving through an examination of issues such as diversity, the influence of social networking, data, ownership and privacy, automated media and the digital economy.
Work Integrated Learning is a guaranteed part of all our bachelor degrees. In this double degree, you’ll work on industry-linked projects relevant to your major areas of study. For example, in the Health Sciences Project (HEA30001), you'll work on a project which addresses a current industry challenge. And in units Digital Marketing Project 1 and 2 (DIG30001 and DIG30002) you'll work in teams on a significant digital advertising or marketing project.
- Semester 1 - 26 February 2024
- Semester 2 - 29 July 2024
- 3400211051 (CSP)
- 3400211053 (IFP)
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