Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Pursue your passion and gain valuable research skills. This course provides fourth-year training for students who have completed an accredited three-year undergraduate psychology program.


Skills for every region

Skills to succeed

Combine theory and practice

Enhance your future

Increase your expertise


Available to Australian students for inter-campus study in Singapore. Conditions apply.


  • Townsville: February




+estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee

^estimated annual tuition fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


1 year full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF Level 7 bachelor degree that includes an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council approved three-year sequence in Psychology with a credit average in all Level 2 and 3 Psychology subjects; or equivalent

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Real stories

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    Jessica Thomasson

    Graduate Diploma of Psychology

    Studying the Graduate Diploma of Psychology at JCU has provided me with the opportunity to advance toward a career in psychology, while affording me the flexibility I needed as a mother of a very active toddler.

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    Dr Kerry McBain

    Head, Psychology

    Having an understanding of human behaviour - what motivates people, how they perceive the world, and why they make the decisions they do - is invaluable knowledge in business. The joint degree gives students a solid grounding in both the principles of business and of human behaviour.