Bachelor of Science with Honours and Master's of Science (part 1)

Apply to the Bachelor of Science with Honours (Psychology) or Part 1 Specialist Master's programmes (Cross-cultural, Forensic, or CBNS).

Please check course requirements and application dates at the links provided.

Bachelor of Science (Honours),
  • You are encouraged to seek out a supervisor from academic staff in the school when you understake PSYC 489 (mandatory programme requirement). Please contact academic staff directly to determine their availability and supervision capacity as soon as you are able. You can find a helpful list of suggested supervision in the Downloads section of this page.
MSc by coursework and thesis,

Specialist Masters programmes - part one is the coursework, part two is the thesis. This application information is for part one.

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