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James Cook University (JCU)

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Graduate Diploma of Psychology

  • Graduate Diploma

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.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Diploma
Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
15707, 040166B
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Feb
Domestic Fees
$14,500 per year / $14,500 total
International Fees
$32,280 per year / $32,280 total

About this course

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.

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

Study locations

Townsville

Singapore

Career pathways

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. Visit the Psychology Board of Australia website for more information on registration requirements.

How to apply

Complete an online application through our Online Application Portal.

Closing dates for applications: 31 October