University of Newcastle

Bachelor of Psychological Science / Bachelor of Communication

University of Newcastle

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00109J

Psychological science is a fascinating area which examines the cause of human behaviour. This understanding is then used to solve practical problems that will positively impact the lives of others. Students who choose the Bachelor of Psychological Science/Bachelor of Communication could research the influence of social media on human behaviour, while developing cutting-edge skills needed to produce ground breaking, thought-provoking and engaging work across diverse media industries. With a range of course options, you’ll learn to push your individual creative boundaries, while examining the changing nature of today’s complex social landscapes.


  • Students are required to complete a total of, but no more than, 320 units, comprised of the following: 220 units of Core Courses
  • 10 units of Psychology Directed Courses
  • 10 units of WIL Directed Courses
  • 80 unit Major.


  • Media Arts Production
  • Public Relations
  • News Media
  • Animation & Interaction
  • Creative Arts
  • Graphic Design & Illustration

Standard entry requirements

HSC Year 12 or ATAR equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Callaghan International: $169,020
  • ATAR: 65.00
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Callaghan.

Fees are indicative and subject to variation. Overall program fee may vary based on course selection.

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