Graduate Diploma in Psychological Science (Graduate Diploma)

University of Newcastle, Australia Australia

Cricos: 00109J

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The award
Graduate Diploma

How long you will study
1 - 4 Years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
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International course fees
AUD 44510 per year

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About Graduate Diploma in Psychological Science at University of Newcastle, Australia

Having a broad understanding of brain functions, mind and human behaviour is not only interesting, but highly relevant to all of us in our everyday lives. The University of Newcastle’s Graduate Diploma in Psychological Science has been designed for those interested in expanding their knowledge in, or pursuing a career in Psychology.

The program provides an alternative pathway into the field of Psychology, as it allows graduates of an undergraduate degree (or higher‐level qualification) in any discipline to develop skills in the discipline of Psychology and achieve a bachelor’s-degree equivalent in Psychology.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardGraduate DiplomaHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 4 year
    Course starts find outDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 44510 per year

Entry requirements

In order to be admitted into the program, applicants must have successfully completed:

  • An AQF 7 Bachelor degree (or higher), or equivalent.
  • A competency exam administered online through Blackboard, demonstrating knowledge of first year psychology.

Students will be allowed a maximum of two attempts at the test. Students who do not pass the test will not be permitted to commence the program. Students will be able to defer their offer of admission for one year, and re-take the test the following year. Students will be directed to appropriate resources to consult prior to completion of the test.

All Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the University’s English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy here.

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