Bachelor of Psychological Science

University of Newcastle - UON

Student rating (4.04) from 69 reviews
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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Newcastle
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Psychological Science covers a wide range of subject areas. In your first year you will examine the influences on behaviour and personality plus the mechanisms of behaviour such as emotions, perception, learning and memory. Second year expands on these topics to include areas of the biological basis of behaviour, while in third year you will study core topics in more depth. Throughout the degree you will learn about:
research methodology
statistics
cognition and information processing
social psychology and personality
clinical and abnormal behaviour
neuroscience
psychopharmacology
perceptual processes and learning theory
developmental psychology
Careers

Professionals in the field of psychology work in a large range of areas.

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Additional Information

Our Newcastle (Callaghan) and Central Coast (Ourimbah) campuses offer psychology labs that are stocked with equipment to enhance your practical ski...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Psychological Science based on 4 reviews
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4.25
Job prospects
4.75
Teachers
4.75
Course work
4.75
Time worthy
4.5
Money Worthy
4.0
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