Bachelor of Science - Psychology and Human Resource Management

Curtin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00301J

This degree is designed to provide a basis in and appreciation of the scientific discipline of psychology as well as the human resource management professions. This combination provides graduates with a highly marketable knowledge base that allows students to relate to a broad range of managers, professionals and consultants, and also provide a foundation for graduate studies in either professional application or research. Students study a combination of psychology and management units in each semester. In addition the course provides a broad appreciation of human behaviour and experience by including units relating to interdisciplinary health practice.


The course contains majors/streams.


  • Human resource management
  • Psychology

Standard entry requirements

Applicants must meet the University's standard entry requirements, which include English competency. Desirable: Mathematics 2C/2D. STAT elements considered are WE and either V or Q.


Graduates may be eligible to apply for membership of the Australian Human Resource Institute. This course is accredited by Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). A further year in psychology is necessary to apply for associate membership of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and to apply for provisional registration as a psychologist. This further year of study must be an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council accredited fourth year of study in psychology. After this you must complete two years supervised psychological practice, or a one year professional post graduate qualification and one year of supervised psychological practise, or a two-year master program for full registration as a psychologist. This course has been submitted to Australian Psychology Accreditation Council and Australian Institute of Human Resources (AIHR) for accreditation.

Study pathways

Applications for credit towards a course are assessed on an individual basis. Credit reduces the amount of learning required to complete the course and may be granted for formal education qualifications, non-formal learning from non-award programs of study and informal learning through work experiences. Further information can be found at

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Bentley - main campus International: $137,600 No No information available

Further information

For more information contact the relevant areas: For Current Students: Student Services Office, please click here for further details: For Domestic Future Students: Future Students Centre, email: Tel: +61-8-9266 1000 For International Future Students: Curtin International, email: Tel: +61-8-9266 7331

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