Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Bachelor of Human Movement, Bachelor of Psychological Science (Counselling and Interpersonal Skills) is a unique double degree providing students with expertise in the areas of human movement, psychology, counselling and interpersonal skills. Extensive on-campus facilities enable students to develop practical skills to explore and experience the hands-on nature of this growing industry. With a strong practical and multi-disciplinary industry focus, students graduate with a specialised set of skills to meet emerging market needs.
- 144 units
- set of 6 Health and Physical Education courses from the Human Movement program
- 11 core Human Movement courses
- 15 core Psychological Science courses.
- Human movement
- Psychological science
- Counselling and interpersonal skills
Standard entry requirements
- Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR
- Or complete secondary education equivalent to SACE
- Complete International Baccalaureate Diploma
- Complete or partially complete higher education program
- Complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above
- Complete a Diploma level or above
- Qualify for special entry
- Complete a Foundation Studies program and meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.
This program is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council. On completion of the program, graduates will have met the prerequisites to apply for fourth year programs in Psychology.
Students who finish their degree with a credit or higher grade point average (GPA) may be eligible for the one-year Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). Graduates of the Health and Physical Education stream are eligible to apply for the Master of Teaching (Secondary).
Students who undertake activities where interaction with the public is required must demonstrate that they have a current National Police Clearance and a current National Criminal History Record Check (Child-Related Clearance) from the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI), which is valid for the duration of the program. Students must also have a 'Provide First Aid Certificate', Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certificate (CPR) and Child Safe Environments training certificate, prior to the commencement of any field placement.