University of New England
University of New England
4.4
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
5115
479
316
22
13
(From 215 student reviews)
See all course reviews for this institution

Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Graduate Diploma

Course description

Duration
1.5 years
Study mode
Online
Next start date
November
  • Suitable for individuals with an undergraduate degree in a non-related discipline
  • Prepares you to work in roles that require psychological knowledge
  • Can be used as a pathway into the Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Psychology

Find out more about this course


University of New England

Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Visit website
Visit website

Campus options

1 campus available

CampusStudy modeDurationNext start date
Armidale

Online (full-time)

Online (part-time)

On-campus (full-time)

On-campus (part-time)

1.5 years

5 years

1.5 years

5 years

November

Course details

Entry requirements
  • Hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification in any discipline; OR
  • Hold an AQF Level 8 or higher qualification in any discipline
LocationNew South Wales, Online
Next start dateNovember
Duration1.5 years
Study modeOn-campus, Online
Education institutionUniversity of New England
PriceThe course price can vary depending on a few factors. To find out more, contact the course provider.

Course content

PSYC101 - Introductory Psychology I
PSYC102 - Introductory Psychology II
PSYC200 - Social Psychology
PSYC202 - Research Methods and Statistics
PSYC206 - Cognitive Psychology
PSYC213 - Lifespan Developmental Psychology
PSYC466 - Biopsychology
PSYC471 - Psychological Testing
PSYC472 - Advanced Research Methods and Statistics
Students are required to complete 1 of the following listed units
PSYC304 - Health Psychology
PSYC306 - Organisational Psychology
PSYC307 - Motivation and Emotion
PSYC308 - Sport and Excercise Psychology
PSYC309 - Cognitive Affective and Social Neuroscience
PSYC314 - Behaviour Modification
PSYC315 - Environmental Psychology: How to Tame an Ecological Serial Killer
PSYC316 - Psychology of Perception
PSYC363 - Abnormal Psychology
PSYC399 - Special Topics in Psychological Research

Student ratings of University of New England courses

University of New England

University of New England courses

Average rating of 215 course reviews

4.4
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
5115
479
316
22
13
(From 215 student reviews)
Percentage of students that felt a course from this provider had a positive impact on their career
92%
Percentage of students that would recommend a course from this provider to a friend, relative or colleague
91%
Current and industry-relevant content
4.4
Course content compared to what was expected
4.4
Balance between theory and practical work
4.1
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.4
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.4
Assistance to help you find a job
3.4
Quality of online study portal
4.5
Transparency of course fees
4.5

SEEK Learning has not verified the truth or accuracy of these comments and does not adopt or endorse any of the comments posted on this page. SEEK Learning collects and posts the comments for what they are worth and for information purposes only to help future students make an informed choice for their education through www.seek.com.au/learning.View our Community Guidelines and further information here.

Career insights

Explore roles related to this qualification

Related rolesAvg. salaryJobs on SEEK
Psychologist$89k1,624
Research Assistant$72k413
Counsellor$74k1,516
Powered by SEEK Career Guide

What you’ll learn

During this course you will:

  • Gain a well-developed understanding of the key principles and practices of psychology from a global perspective
  • Develop skills to investigate, synthesise and communicate ideas and information
  • Learn about the processes through which current knowledge has evolved in the discipline
  • Develop skills to discover and process relevant information
  • Learn how to present key findings in a coherent fashion
  • Improve your research skills, enabling you to critically evaluate issues
  • Gain an understanding of key problem-solving strategies in the discipline

Support and delivery

When you study with UNE you will have access to:

  • Options to study on-campus or online
  • A personal and flexible learning approach
  • Academic staff who are passionate about what they teach
  • A free and confidential UNE counselling service
  • UNE Safety Shuttle bus which runs all year round, picking up students from various points on campus and transporting them safely to a location within the town boundary via the residential colleges

Find out more about this course


University of New England

Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Visit website
© Copyright 2019 SEEK Learning
International group companies: