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What will I learn?

La Trobe's Bachelor of Science offers you foundational skills in science and the freedom to delve into your passions. Whether it's protecting endangered animals, developing new ways to treat disease or fighting climate change, you'll be ready to pursue your dream journey in science by tailoring your degree with a mix of majors and minors.

You'll have opportunities to put theory into practice through work placements with our industry partners. Previous students have undertaken placements with CSIRO, Bayer Crop Science and various State and Federal Government departments.

You'll learn:

Professional scientific thinking

Communicating as a professional scientist

Lab and fieldwork skills

Problem-solving and facing new challenges

Collaboration and working in teams

Professional conduct and professional identity

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 7 - Bachelor Degree.

Psychological science:

Discover psychology using a scientific approach and deepen your understanding of how people think, behave, and interact with one another. You’ll build practical skills in analysis, evaluation, communication, and application of information in areas including social psychology, psychological health and illness, psychological assessment and intervention, and research.

Major / Minor intended learning outcomes

On successful completion you will be able to:

1. Apply systematic, detailed knowledge and understanding of Psychological Science
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2. Develop creative, critical and analytical skills to address problems in a range of social and cultural contexts.
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3. Demonstrate high-level, ethical, professional and culturally aware communication skills.
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4. Design and conduct independent and collaborative research into questions in Psychological Science, considering ethical implications and multiple perspectives.
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5. Navigate, critically assess and strategically utilise information from digital sources relevant to the field of Psychological Science.
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6. Demonstrate flexibility and resourcefulness to act as critically engaged global citizens.

Accreditation, registration and/or membership details for this course may be found on the La Trobe University website.

Which department am I in?

Department of Science and Biosciences

CRICOS

022039C

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$37,000.00 (20,35,204) per year
Application deadline

Expected February 2023

More details

Start date

18 July 2022

Venue

La Trobe University

Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus,

Plenty Road and Kingsbury Drive,

LA TROBE UNIVERSITY,

Victoria,

3086, MELBOURNE, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$37,000.00 (20,35,204) per year
Application deadline

Expected February 2023

More details

Start date

18 July 2022

Venue

Bendigo Campus

Edwards Road,

BENDIGO,

Victoria,

3552, BENDIGO, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Equivalent to an Australian Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate. International Baccalaureate - 24 to 33. English Language Requirements: IELTS (Academic): Overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0; TOEFL Internet based (iBT): Overall 64 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing, Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): Overall score of 50 with no communicative skill score less than 50, C1 Advanced: 169 with no less than 169 in any component, C2 Proficiency: 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

For international students

Equivalent to an Australian Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate.

English language requirements

IELTS Academic: Overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0

TOEFL iBT: Overall 64 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing

PTE Academic: Overall score of 50 with no communicative skill score less than 50

C1 Advanced: 169 with no less than 169 in any component

C2 Proficiency: 176 with no less than 169 in any component

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

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Chisholm Institute
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