Bachelor of Psychological Science at Dandenong
Offered at: Deakin Learning Centre in Dandenong
Duration: 3 years of full-time study. Part-time study is also available.
Deakin Code: H344D
Psychology is concerned with understanding human personality, behaviour, emotion, underlying mental processes and the factors which lead people to differ in the way they think and behave. In the Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) you will be exposed to an integrated approach to psychology; which covers areas including
- behavioural and clinical neuroscience
- child and adolescent psychology
- relationships and the psychology of groups
- cognitive psychology
- forensic psychology
For further information about this course, please visit deakin.edu.au/study-at-deakin
Studying Psychology at Deakin gives you entry into one of the fastest growing and most diverse professional fields in Australia and around the world. Whether you complete an undergraduate degree in Psychology or go on to postgraduate study you will have developed the knowledge and skills that make you highly employable across an array of stimulating employment settings. Many psychologists work in health and human services, in clinics and private practice, in schools and education settings, and in a variety of businesses delivering employee assistance programs or training. Increasingly, opportunities are available in commerce and industry such as human resources, business and management.
The Bachelor of Psychological Science provides you with a three-year psychology sequence that is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council and recognised by the Psychology Board of Australia.
First year graduate salaries range between $45 000 and $80 000 plus, depending on your experience and chosen work area.
Course duration and location
This course can be completed in three years of full-time study. Part-time study options are also available.
The Deakin Learning Centre is located at Level 3, 237 Lonsdale Street in Dandenong.
Successful completion of VCE
30 in English (ESL), or 25 in any other English.
Must have an ATAR of 50 or over, to be considered.
Non Year 12
Deakin University offers admission to undergraduate courses through a number of Admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant's previous academic record.
How to apply
All applicants are required to complete a hard-copy application form (PDF 208KB). If you would like a copy of the application form to be mailed to you, please call 9246 8995.
Once completed, return your application form, personal statement and supporting documentation to:
Deakin Learning Centre
Level 3, 237 Lonsdale Street
Dandenong VIC 3175
|Trimester 3, 2014||Trimester 1, 2015||Trimester 2, 2015|
|Applications close||26 October 2014||22 February 2015||28 June 2015|
|Orientation||5 - 6 November 2014||2 - 3 March 2015||6 -7 July 2015|
|Trimester commences||10 November 2014||9 March 2015||13 July 2015|
For more information, please contact:
Phone 03 9246 8995
You may also wish to visit the Deakin Learning Centre in person
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm; Level 3, 237 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong
Alternatively, you can contact the Health - Student and Academic Services office as detailed below.
While the information provided here was correct at the time of publication, Deakin University reserves the right to alter, amend or delete details of course and unit offerings. Published August 2013.