1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
CRICOS course code: 040166B
Level of study: Postgraduate
What to expect
Benefit from JCU’s research focus and learn from world-renowned lecturers and leading industry professionals. Engage and contribute to current research projects, and attend annual seminars presented by national and international experts.
Study the methods and ethics of scientific investigations and evidence-based practice. Access JCU’s observation suites and learn how to devise and implement a research project in a small group.
Take the next step in your journey to becoming a registered Psychologist. JCU Psychology graduates are highly-skilled and prepared for the future of science.
JCU Psychology graduates are broadly-skilled and go on to study and work in various specialised health fields.
Graduates pursue careers in various areas including private practice and consulting firms, academic and applied research settings, human resources, advertising, research, sport, and education.
With further training, you could find employment as a clinical psychologist, counselling psychologist, educational psychologist, forensic psychologist or occupational psychologist.
To become eligible for registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia, you are required to complete a minimum 6-year sequence of education and supervised training.
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion of the Graduate Diploma of Psychology, graduates will be able to:
Singapore (March, July, November): Available to Australian students for inter-campus study in Singapore. Conditions apply.
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Townsville City CampusCity Arcade, 383 Flinders Street
James Cook UniversityDouglas campus
Student must have
IELTS - 6.0 (no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (internet based) - 74 (no component less than 18); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 52 (no component less than 52); C1 Advanced / C2 Proficiency: 169 (no component less than 169).