To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:
a Bachelor degree with honours in accredited psychology course with minimum of IIA honours; OR
a Bachelor degree with accredited four year major study in psychology; OR
a Bachelor degree with accredited three year major study in psychology and satisfactory completion of an additional year of accredited study in psychology, or equivalent, with an overall mark equivalent to IIA Honours; OR
qualifications and experience assessed as equivalent by the selection committee; AND
demonstrated suitability to undertake the course as evidenced by satisfactory:
academic referee report;
professional referee report; AND
for short-listed candidates, interview with the selection committee; AND
be eligible for registration with the Psychology Board of Australia as a conditional/provisional psychologist.
2. Completion Requirements
To qualify for the degree, a student must complete 160 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:
50 cp from Core Units;
40 cp from Practicum Units;
40 cp from Thesis Units; and
30 cp from Specialisation Units.
3. Maximum Period of Candidature
The maximum duration of candidature will be not more than five years part-time from the commencement of enrolment.
4. Progression Requirements
Students are required to follow the pattern of unit enrolment set out in the relevant Course Enrolment Guide, unless otherwise approved by the Course Coordinator. In all aspects of progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator