What will I learn?

Understand success. Lead a progressive career in psychology.

You’re intrigued by the human mind, and how our immediate environment affects our thinking and actions. Our Bachelor of Psychological Science gives you deep insight into why we think and act the way we do, with an understanding of the connection between an individual, society and culture.

This could be the first step on the path to training and registering as a psychologist in Australia or another career where understanding human behaviour is beneficial. You also have the option to complete a major stream in Criminology or Social Welfare.

This course is accredited without conditions by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) in Sydney and Melbourne. This course is accredited with conditions in Brisbane.

Explore with an applied focus:

  • Evidence based approaches
  • Professional Issues and Applications
  • Research Methodology
  • Biology, learning and cognition
  • The individual, society and culture
  • Learning and memory
  • Life span development
  • Social psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Psychological measurement and assessment
  • Intercultural diversity and Indigenous psychology
  • Personality and individual differences (elective)
  • Behavioral neuroscience (elective)
  • Psychology of sex and intimate relationships (elective)

The BPsychSc requires students to complete 24 units. This course is made up of:

13 core psychology
11 elective units

6 electives must be non-psychology electives
5 electives can be psychology or non psychology electives

CRICOS

071878B

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$23,296.00 (12,47,109) per year
Tuition Fee per Subject / Unit: AUD $2,912; Total course fee - AUD $69,888
Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

Australian College of Applied Psychology

Sydney Campus,

Level 11, 255 Elizabeth Street,

SYDNEY,

New South Wales,

2000, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$23,296.00 (12,47,109) per year
Tuition Fee per Subject / Unit: AUD $2,912; Total course fee - AUD $69,888
Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

Melbourne Campus

Level 10, 123 Lonsdale Street,

MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3000, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Students must meet one of the following criteria:

Be 18 years or above at the date of commencement; or
Completion of a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (or equivalent); or
Completion of a Diploma or above (or equivalent); or
Admission to an undergraduate degree at an Australian University (or equivalent)

International student IELTS requirement: Academic IELTS minimum overall band of 6.0 with no individual band below 5.5 completed in the last two years (or equivalent).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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