Bachelor of Psychology with Honours (Graduate)
Arts, Education and Social Sciences
HON – Bachelor with Honours
Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.
Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements
Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System (IELTS). The IELTS score required for admission to this course can be found in Schedule II of the JCU Admissions policy.
Additional entry requirements
Entry into the honours degree is on invitation by the Head of School
Last working day of October
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
24 credit points as per course structure
Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8).
PY4104:06 Psychology Thesis Part 1 of 2
PY4105:06 Psychology Thesis Part 2 of 2
PY4108:06 Advanced Topics in Psychology Part 1 of 2
PY4109:06 Advanced Topics in Psychology Part 2 of 2
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
This course is currently seeking accreditation from the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). If approved, graduates will be eligible for provisional registration with the Australian Psychological Society (APS). Graduates of this course, who wish to become fully registered as psychologists, must complete two years of supervised practice in the field or an accredited masters degree.
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
0 credit points
Supplementary exam for final subject
This is a joint degree
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable – this course does not have majors
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