CQUniversity Australia

Bachelor of Science - Psychology

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00219C

In order to be eligible to apply for provisional registration as a psychologist, students are required to complete a four-year psychology degree or equivalent. The Bachelor of Science (Psychology) is designed to allow students who already hold a bachelor degree in another area to complete the equivalent of the first three years of this requirement. Students will gain a broad knowledge of the discipline of psychology and its applications, including major theoretical perspectives within the discipline. In addition, they will learn about the range of core research areas that make up the scientific discipline of psychology and the research methodologies and statistical techniques commonly used by researchers for information gathering and analysis. They will be able to apply that knowledge when undertaking research activities.

Structure

24 units (144 credit points) or 12 units (72 credit points) with recognition of prior learning.

Subjects

  • Psychology

Standard entry requirements

A completed bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or equivalent. English language requirements apply.

Recognition

This course is nationally accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC), as a three-year undergraduate course in psychology.

Study pathways

Upon completion of this course, students will be eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) followed by a Master of Clinical Psychology or Master of Professional Psychology to gain accreditation as a registered Psychologist.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Brisbane International: $91,260 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
CQUniversity Bundaberg International: $91,260 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
CQUniversity Gladstone Marina International: $91,260 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea International: $91,260 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
CQUniversity Melbourne International: $91,260 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
CQUniversity Rockhampton North International: $91,260 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Online Study International: $91,260 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Further information

Some units require students to attend residential school. To find out more about CQUniversity's English language requirements visit www.cqu.edu.au/elp.

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