Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
University of Southern Queensland - Ipswich

Course outline

This program emphasises the development of research and professional skills, including an understanding of the ethical principles of psychological practice. Each semester, students are involved in research projects and activities that foster professional skills. Students acquire practical experience with organisations like Drug Arm, disability services, Queensland Police, local schools, non-government organisations and private practices. Psychology is a challenging profession but graduates are equipped with exposure to treatment regimens and experience in administering psychological tests. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) at UniSQ.


Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

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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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




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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Career opportunities

Psychologist (with further study), welfare officers, youth workers, research, and employment officers in areas such as child safety and corrective services.


Graduates are eligible to apply to the Australian Psychological Society for Associate Membership.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

22 Aug 2024
9 Jan 2025
23 Apr 2025
5 Jun 2025

Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time