Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

For upcoming intakes T2 2020 onwards please visit the new BPsyScHons Course Sequence page


Current Sequence last intake Trimester 1 2020 as below

Degree Name:

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Degree Code:

BPsychSc(Hons) Last intake T1 2020

Level of Qualification:



1 year full time or part time equivalent study^

Number of Units:

6 Units of Study (see Course Sequence) (48 Credit points)

8 Credit points each unit

Study Load:

2 units per trimester (full time)
1 unit per trimester (part time)


On campus - Sydney and Melbourne 

Student Placement:


Award Title: 

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Cricos Code:


^Maximum permitted duration 3 years, subject to regulatory or professional association requirements

Course Structure

The Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) is comprised of:

  • 3 coursework psychology units
  • 3 research units

Core  Psychology Units

  • PSYC4012  Psychology: An Evidence-Based Approach 4
  • PSYC4022  Advanced Psychological Assessment
  • PSYC4032  Advanced Topics in Psychology
  • PSYC4052  Honours Thesis A
  • PSYC4062  Honours Thesis B
  • PSYC4072  Honours Thesis C 

For more information about the sequencing and structure of the Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), see our course guide.