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Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Griffith University

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #6 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Honours Degree
Gold Coast
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

If you are keen to work as a psychologist, this degree will give you a thorough grounding in clinical, developmental, biological, cognitive, and social and organisational psychology.

You will learn how to use interpersonal skills and the principles of counselling to help people with personal, health, vocational and social difficulties.

You will also learn how to apply psychological theories to topics such as thinking and perceiving, motivation, stress, health and criminal activity.

In fourth year, you will begin formal research training and be introduced to professional psychological practice. You will complete an honours research project and study four core courses. You will need to achieve the required level of academic performance in the earlier years of the degree to be eligible for the fourth year of study.

You will have the opportunity to put your academic studies into practice through a professional practice placement.
Careers

You will be qualified for professional employment as a probationary psychologist in areas such as job placement, clinical or organisational psychology,...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Griffith University based on 1 review
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5.0
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Student Reviews

February 2018
Year completed 2018

Negative - undergrad psych is very theory based, no practical skills.

Positive - very interesting, good lecturers and tutors

My advice to future students is: Know you need to do more than the three years of undergrad psych to actually become a psychologist before you start

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