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Bachelor of Science Honours (BSc(Hons)) in Psychology

Bachelor of Science Honours (BSc(Hons)) in Psychology

Murdoch University

Perth Campus, Murdoch, Australia
  • QS World University Rankings
    581-590
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 12 months
This honours course in Psychology will provide an in-depth understanding of the principles and practice of psychology and help students to develop their ability in conducting independent research. A major focus of the course is on designing, conducting, interpreting, and communicating research, and students will have the opportunity to carry out an original empirical study. Students will work under supervision in negotiating a research topic and produce a thesis and a poster for a research conference. This represents more than half of the year’s work. In advanced coursework units, students will develop a balanced view of the theoretical and practical issues involved in applying psychology to professional practice and societal needs. This course is recognized by the Australian Psychological Society (APS). On completion, graduates will be eligible for provisional registration with the Psychology Board of Australia. This course is also accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). Upon successful completion of an Honours qualification, graduate will be eligible for provisional registration as a psychologist.