Bachelor of Psychological Science
Southern Cross University - Gold Coast

Course outline

This degree explores human behaviour, cognition, and psychological principles and theory. The course develops strong analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as proficiency in research and statistics, to apply scientific approaches in professional settings. Many graduates of this course pursue further study and training to become registered psychologists who provide clinical services, while others work in psychological research or other community settings.
For more course information, visit Bachelor of Psychological Science at Southern Cross University.

Majors

A shared major may be selected as part of this course.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for Southern Cross University and for this course, refer to Southern Cross University website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics; Biology
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Health, social and disability services, human resources, youth services, corrective services, armed services, research agencies, ‘big data’, education, and in a range of careers that require critical thinking and an understanding of human psychological factors.

Course Code
055271
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

Fee
CSP/$8,948 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast