University of South Australia (UniSA)

Bachelor of Psychology - Cognitive Neuroscience (Honours) (MHPU)

University of South Australia (UniSA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00121B

The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) (Cognitive Neuroscience) degree provides students with the unique opportunity to explore the neural underpinnings of human cognition and behaviour. State-of-the-art learning facilities, such as on-campus laboratories, offer the opportunity to learn in a real-world environment. With this practical learning environment students graduate will the skills and confidence needed to work in a clinical or research setting.


  • 144 units
  • 12 psychology courses
  • 3 biology courses
  • 6 cognitive neuroscience courses
  • a research experience
  • an Indigenous studies course
  • a professional development course
  • 1 elective
  • advanced coursework and a research project.


  • Psychology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience

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.

Study pathways

Students who have completed a three-year degree in psychology or psychological science and wish to apply for the Honours year should lodge an online application direct to the University of South Australia via UniSA's Apply Online portal using the program code MHPU.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Magill International: $129,600 No
  • Full-time : 4 years

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