Bachelor of Psychological Studies / Bachelor of Business

Victoria University (VU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00124K

This program allows students the flexibility to combine their studies in psychology with a business specialisation. Combining studies in psychology and business will enable students to gain expertise in understanding the behaviour of individuals in group and organisational settings. The combination of psychology and business specialisations will enable students to pursue careers in areas such as community services, human resource management and marketing. As this program is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council, graduates are also eligible for entry into fourth year studies in psychology.

Structure

  • 384 credit points
  • 96 credit points of Core First Year Studies
  • 108 credit points of Core Psychological studies
  • 24 credit points of Psychological Elective studies
  • 60 credit points of Core Business studies
  • 96 credit points of Business Specialisation studies.

Subjects

  • Accounting
  • Banking and finance
  • Financial planning
  • Human resource management

Standard entry requirements

Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. OR Completion of an Australian Diploma or Advanced Diploma (or equivalent). PLUS IELTS (or equivalent): Overall score of 6.0 (with no band less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). Applicants with relevant work, education and/or community experience will be considered for admission to the course.

Recognition

Bachelor of Psychological Studies - Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) AND Bachelor of Business - CPA Australia; Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia; Australian Computer Society; Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI); Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILTA); EFMD Programme Accreditation System (EPAS); Australian Marketing Institute (AMI).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Footscray Park International: $109,600
  • ATAR: 53
Yes
  • Part-time : 8 years
  • Full-time : 4 years

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