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Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Deakin University

4.0 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Ranked #7 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Study people's behaviour, their cognitive processes, and the factors that influence all of us to think and act in different ways.

The Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) requires students to combine research with professional study, and draws on subjects from both liberal and creative arts.

As a student of this course, you’ll study psychology as a scientific discipline and appreciate the important role it plays within society. Some of the areas you’ll learn about include behavioural and clinical neuroscience, child and adolescent psychology, relationships and the psychology of groups, cognitive psychology, forensic psychology, and psychopathology. You’ll also explore selected arts, social science and humanities disciplines.

This course is perfect for empathetic people who are passionate, understanding people who wish to better understand themselves and those around them.
Careers

Graduates of this course will be well placed to enter a variety of employment fields after a combination of a broad range of specialised and general skills, often...

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Additional Information

On completion of this degree, you may choose to undertake an honours degree or postgraduate study. These studies normally provide professional qual...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Deakin University based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.0
Job prospects
3.0
Teachers
4.5
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
3.5
Money Worthy
3.5



Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: This course was very engaging and the different units varied in levels of difficulty. There was also a broad range of subjects - touching on topics such as child development to biological psychology. All of which were very interesting and provided with many materials to study.

Negatives: I personally did not fin...

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April 2018
Year completed 2015

Positive: great learning experience, challenged my critical thinking and taught me life skills that i use in my job now

Negative: stressful around exam time especially with meeting hurdle requirements

My advice to future students is: Study something that you love and when things get hard always remember why you are stud...

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