Deakin University

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Deakin University
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
November

Why study this course

  • Discover the complexities of human behaviour and develop your counselling skills with the Bachelor of Psychological Science
  • Study the different areas of psychology including behavioural and clinical neuroscience, child and adolescent psychology and psychopathology
  • Graduate with the skills to work in mental and general hospitals and clinics or the criminal justice system

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
100%
Roles related to this course: Research Assistant, Support Worker, Psychologist, Counsellor, and 3 more.

Recognition

The psychology sequence offered by Deakin University is recognised for registration by the Psychology Board of Australia, and accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)

Entry requirements

  • ATAR minimum of 50 with a score of 25 or above in English; OR
  • Successful completion of a Certificate IV OR Diploma; OR
  • 50% completion of a Diploma in a related discipline; OR
  • Successful completion of at least two Deakin University units (or equivalent)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Burwood
  • Warrnambool
  • Waurn Ponds

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Deakin University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Psychological Science have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Research Assistant
$70k309
Support Worker
$60k5,772
Psychologist
$90k2,302
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Psychological Science
Deakin University
4.3
(14 reviews)
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Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Psychological ScienceDeakin University
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Friendly staff and gorgeous environment
Response from Deakin University
Thanks for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your course and our campus atmosphere!
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Psychological ScienceDeakin University
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeBlended
Student review
Overall the course provided an excellent number of learning resources and plenty of opporunities to expand on psychological knowledge. There were elements of several subjects that were hard to follow but the teachers were all well aware of the many ways to assist our learning!
Response from Deakin University
Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear you got a lot out of the course and felt supported along the way!
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Psychological ScienceDeakin University
Graduation date2017
Study modeOnline
Student review
Great course very interesting. Little work options post graduation, went back to do teaching.
Response from Deakin University
Thanks for your review- this information is helpful for us to ensure continual improvement. We're glad that you enjoyed your course overall.

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Bachelor of Psychological Science

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Psychological Science

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