Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Graduate Diploma of Psychology provides a fast-tracked way of learning the fundamentals of psychology for those who have completed a bachelor degree in another discipline.Develop knowledge in psychology and apply this to research projects and psychology practice activities. Analyse human behaviour, neurological disorders and cognitive processes to deepen your understanding of human nature.Completion of this course may lead to job opportunities in mental health, counselling, psychology and community service.This course has received accreditation from the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). Subject to full accreditation, this diploma is the first step to becoming a professional psychologist. Graduates who wish to practice as a psychologist will need further training in psychology as required by the Psychology Board of Australia.
To qualify for the award of Graduate Diploma of Psychology, students must complete 150 credit points comprising 12 compulsory Psychology units of study.
Standard entry requirements
Successful completion of an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or a higher university qualification.
Credit is granted in recognition of previous study and/or experience and allows students to gain advanced standing towards their course. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis.
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|Swinburne Online||International: $45,000||Yes|