Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

187204 v.6 Master of Psychology


Course CRICOS Code: 006113J
Registered full-time Duration for International Onshore Students on student visas: 2 Years


This course offers majors in Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology or Organisational Psychology. It provides advanced professional training in each of these areas and is accredited by the Australian Psychological Society (APS).

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

Four-year program in psychology approved by the Australian Psychological Society (APS).

Specific Requirements

Applicants for this course should refer to the Communicable Diseases and Criminal Record Screening and Clearance Section of this publication.

Duration and Availability

This fee-paying course is two years full-time or equivalent part-time study.

Course Organisation

A combination of coursework, practicum and a dissertation. As the sequence of units listed is a guide, students should consult their course coordinator to determine a sequence of study appropriate to their skills and experience. Some units may not be available in both semesters.

Professional Recognition

The three study areas of Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology and Organisational Psychology are accredited by separate colleges of the Australian Psychological Society Ltd. They are also separate specialised areas under the State Government Registration Act.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Course Structure



Majors, Streams or Other Core Components

307074 v.1   Clinical Psychology Major   400.0
307086 v.1   Counselling Psychology Major   400.0
307085 v.1   Organisational Psychology Major   400.0


Year Location   All* Internal Partially Online Internal^ External Fully Online#
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 1 Y        
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 2 Y        

The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.

*The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.

^Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.

#Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.

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