The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) is an integrated four-year program designed to satisfy the first step towards becoming a professional psychologist.
This degree will provide you the knowledge and skills to understand and explain human behaviour and relationships. You’ll learn about abnormal psychology, cognition, developmental psychology, psychological assessment, personality, social psychology and statistics, as well as biology, chemistry and physiology.
In your final year of study, you’ll complete an original research project as well as pre-professional training. The course is designed to prepare you for postgraduate studies in specialist areas of professional psychology such as counselling, clinical, organisational or sports psychology, or to pursue a career in research.
The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) is professionally accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).
Fourth-year (honours) graduate entry
Students who have completed an APAC-accredited three-year psychology sequence may apply to complete the fourth year of this degree via the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) - Graduate Entry.
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- Semester 1 - 4 March 2019
- 3400210913 (IFP)
- 3400210911 (CSP)
Faculty of Health, Arts and Design
Top starting salary in Victoria
Did you know?
Graduates of Swinburne’s undergraduate psychology degrees earn the highest median starting salary in Victoria*.
*The Good Universities Guide 2019
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