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HPS428 - Honours in Psychology Part D

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in courses H345, H451 and H452

Unit chair:

Jarrad Lum




Honours in Psychology is divided into four parts-2 coursework and 2 thesis-each worth 2 credit points. All 4 parts must be successfully completed before a result will be obtained.


The thesis component of Psychology Honours contributes 50% of the final grade, and is divided into HPS427 (Trimester 1) and HPS428 (Trimester 2).


The thesis is completed in two parts: a 4000-word literature review, submitted mid-year, and a 5000-word empirical component submitted in October. The literature review and empirical report section of the thesis contribute 15% and 35% respectively to the final mark for the thesis component.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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