University of Newcastle

Bachelor of Psychological Science / Bachelor of Social Science

University of Newcastle

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

Are you interested in the causes of human behaviour, and how people interact within social structures? Psychological science is the scientific study of human behaviour and social science is the study of social and cultural relationships, structures and issues. By studying this combined program, you will learn skills useful in solving societal challenges and positively impact the lives of others.


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


  • Global indigenous studies
  • Human services
  • Criminology
  • History
  • Human geography and the environment
  • Human resource management and industrial relations
  • Leisure and tourism management
  • Linguistics
  • Politics and international relations
  • Psychology studies
  • Sociology and anthropology.

Standard entry requirements

HSC Year 12 or ATAR equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Callaghan International: $160,120
  • ATAR: 65.00
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Ourimbah International: $160,120
  • 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.

Campuses: Ourimbah.

Domestic Students Apply through UAC. International students apply directly to the University.

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