Bachelor of Psychological Science, Bachelor of Business (Financial Services)
Southern Cross University - Gold Coast

Course outline

The course equips students with skills for employment in fields that require critical thinking and an understanding of human psychological factors as well as business and management skills, with a specialisation in financial services. Graduates may pursue further training to become registered psychologists who provide clinical services, or they may pursue careers in business and finance that require a deep understanding of human behaviour. For more course information, visit Southern Cross University’s website.

Majors

Business majors: Aviation management, business and data analytics; entrepreneurship and innovation, international business, marketing, tourism and event management.

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

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Specialisations

Financial Services

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

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Career opportunities exist as business specialists with a profound understanding of psychological science, or in roles that require a thorough understanding of human psychology and how it relates to financial services, organisational development, change management, marketing or entrepreneurship. The Bachelor of Psychological Science is the first step on a pathway to becoming a registered psychologist and graduates may also choose to further their studies in this direction with the knowledge they are well-equipped to run a business or manage a workplace.

Course Code
052172
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, Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast