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Discipline of Psychological Sciences Planning Assistance

The following table outlines the unit offerings for each term. 

Bachelor of Psychological Science

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Lecture (if relevant)

Tutorials

PSYC1042 Psychology: History, Science and Application 1

 

On campus and livestream

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC1052 Foundational Psychological Processes

On campus and livestream

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC2102 Psychology: History, Science and Application 2

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC2112 Foundational Perspectives: Cognition

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC2122 Foundational Perspectives: Biological Bases

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC2132 Foundational Perspectives: Lifespan Development

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC3102 Psychology: History, Science and Application 3

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC3112 Individual Differences and Assessment

Nil

  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC3122 Abnormal Psychology and Intervention

Nil

  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC3132 Social and Community Psychology

Nil

  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

 

The following elective units are available regularly as follows. Additional electives will be added on an ongoing basis until the full suite is available from 2022.
Year First trimester Second trimester Third trimester
2021

PSYC2162 Psychology of Sex and Intimate Relationships

PSYC3182 Applying Psychology to the Workplace

PSYC3212 Applying Psychology to Addictive Behaviour

PSYC3222 Applying Psychological Science to Everyday Life

PSYC2182 Cross-cultural Psychology: Research and Applications

PSYC2202 Psychology of Consumer Behaviour

PSYC3222 Applying Psychological Science to Everyday Life

PSYC3222 Applying Psychological Science to Everyday Life

 


 

Graduate Certificate of Psychological Science

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Lecture (if relevant)

Tutorials

PSYC5162 Psychology: History, Science and Application 1 Advanced

 

On campus, livestream and recorded

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC5172 Foundational Psychological Processes Advanced

On campus, livestream and recorded

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC5252 Psychology: History, Science and Application 2 Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

MULT1025 Professions and Society

Livestream and recorded

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Lecture (if relevant)

Tutorials

PSYC5252 Psychology: History, Science and Application 2 Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC5262 Foundational Perspectives: Cognition Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC5272 Foundational Perspectives: Biological Bases Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC5282 Foundational Perspectives: Lifespan Development Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC5312 Psychology: History, Science and Application 3 Advanced

Nil

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC5322 Individual Differences and Assessment Advanced

Nil

  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney

PSYC5332 Abnormal Psychology and Intervention Advanced

Nil

  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney
 PSYC5342 Social and Community Psychology Advanced Nil
  •  Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney
PSYC3222 Applying Psychological Science to Everyday Life Nil
  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Sydney
 

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Workshops and lab groups

PSYC4112 Applied Research Methods 1

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC4122 Applied Research Methods 2

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC4132 Applied Research Methods 3

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Online
  • Perth
  • Sydney

PSYC4142 Research Project 1

  • Online

PSYC4152 Research Project 2

  • Online

PSYC4162 Research Project 3

  • Online

PSYC4172 Applications of Psychology: Principles and Practice

  • Online

 

The following elective units are available regularly as follows. Additional electives will be added on an ongoing basis until the full suite is available from 2022.
Year First trimester Second trimester Third trimester
2021

PSYC4182 Applications of Psychology: Clinical Psychology

PSYC4202 Applications of Psychology: Forensic psychology

PSYC4212 Applications of Psychology: Applied research

PSYC4182 Applications of Psychology: Clinical Psychology

PSYC4192 Applications of Psychology: Educational and developmental psychology

PSYC4182 Applications of Psychology: Clinical Psychology

PSYC4192 Applications of Psychology: Educational and developmental psychology

PSYC4202 Applications of Psychology: Forensic psychology

PSYC4212 Applications of Psychology: Applied research


 

Master of Professional Psychology

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Campus

Intensives

Weekly classes

PSYC5442 Professional Psychology: Ethical, Legal and Professional Aspects

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5452 Professional Psychology: Essential Practices and Skills

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5462 Professional Psychology Practice 1

Sydney

Yes

Yes

PSYC5472 Assessing Psychological Problems

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5482 Intervening with Psychological Problems

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5492 Professional Psychology Practice 2

 Sydney No  Yes 
PSYC5502 Applications of Professional Psychology Research in Practice
 Sydney No  Yes 

 

Year First trimester Second trimester Third trimester
2021

Nil

Nil

PSYC5512 Applications of Professional Psychology: Students and Schools

PSYC5522 Applications of Professional Psychology: Ageing and Older Adulthood

PSYC5532 Applications of Professional Psychology: Addictive Behaviour

PSYC5542 Applications of Professional Psychology: Security and Criminal Justice

PSYC5552 Applications of Professional Psychology: Disability and Rehabilitation


 

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Campus

Intensives

Weekly classes

PSYC5442 Professional Psychology: Ethical, Legal and Professional Aspects

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5452 Professional Psychology: Essential Practices and Skills

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5462 Professional Psychology Practice 1

Sydney

Yes

Yes

PSYC5472 Assessing Psychological Problems

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC5482 Intervening with Psychological Problems

Sydney

No

Yes

 

PSYC5492 Professional Psychology Practice 2

Sydney No  Yes 

PSYC5502 Applications of Professional Psychology Research in Practice

Sydney  No  Yes 

PSYC6112 Foundations of Clinical Psychology

Sydney

Yes

No

PSYC6122 Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in Clinical Psychology

Sydney

Yes

No

PSYC6132 Essential Clinical Psychology Practices

Sydney

Yes

No

PSYC6142 Applied Clinical Psychology Skills

Sydney

Yes

No

PSYC6152 Clinical Psychology Practice 1

Sydney

No

Yes

PSYC6162 Clinical Psychology Practice 2

Sydney

No

Yes

 

Year First trimester Second trimester Third trimester
2021

No offerings in 2021

No offerings in 2021

PSYC5512 Applications of Professional Psychology: Students and Schools

PSYC5522 Applications of Professional Psychology: Ageing and Older Adulthood

PSYC5532 Applications of Professional Psychology: Addictive Behaviour

PSYC5542 Applications of Professional Psychology: Security and Criminal Justice

PSYC5552 Applications of Professional Psychology: Disability and Rehabilitation


 

Master of Psychology Practice (Clinical)

The following core units are available every trimester as follows:

Unit

Campus

Intensives^

Weekly classes

PSYC6112 Foundations of Clinical Psychology

Online

Yes

No

PSYC6122 Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in Clinical Psychology

Online

Yes

No

PSYC6132 Essential Clinical Psychology Practices

Online

Yes

No

PSYC6142 Applied Clinical Psychology Skills

Online

Yes

No

PSYC6152 Clinical Psychology Practice 1

Online

No

Yes

PSYC6162 Clinical Psychology Practice 2

Online

No

Yes

 

^ Location of intensives varies by trimester to be confirmed