Graduate Certificate in Psychological Science
About this course
You’re intrigued by the human mind, and how our immediate environment affects our thinking and actions. Our Graduate Certificate in Psychological Science gives you deep insight into why we think and act the way we do, with an understanding of the connection between an individual, society and culture.
The degree provides students with psychological knowledge and skills that they will be able to apply to their current and/or future workplaces. This could be the first step on the path to training and registering as a psychologist in Australia or another career where understanding human behaviour is beneficial. This course is a pathway to higher education, such as to the Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science.
This course has been accredited by the Navitas Professional Institute (NPI) under its self-accrediting authority.
What you'll learn
Expertise in human behaviour forms the foundation of all our courses including our graduate certificate in psychological science.
Explore with an applied focus:
- Evidence based approaches
- The individual, society and culture
- Biology, learning and cognition
- Professional Issues and Applications
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This course is comprised of 4 core units. Core units are compulsory subjects required to complete your degree.
Meet the following criteria:
- Completion of a Bachelor Degree or higher in any discipline
International student IELTS requirement: Academic IELTS minimum overall band of 6.5 with no individual band below 6.0 completed in the last two years (or equivalent).
Overseas qualifications must be deemed by ACAP as equivalent to Australian qualifications.
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