University of Newcastle
This program provides an accredited Honours level 4th year of study in psychology. The content of the program includes a number of advanced topics in psychology together with the completion of an Honours level research thesis.
Program learning outcomes
On successful completion of the program students will have:
Demonstrate advanced knowledge of the underlying principles and concepts in the discipline of psychology.
Communicate effectively and professionally in written and/or oral formats to present an independent exposition of knowledge and ideas to various audiences.
Use high level cognitive skills to review, analyse and synthesize empirical knowledge to make informed decisions in applied psychology and psychological research.
Work independently and collaboratively on psychological research projects applying intellectual independence and highly skilled research abilities.
Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to ethical principles in professional practice and research.
Demonstrate developing knowledge and skills in the practice of psychology including topics in therapeutic intervention and psychometric testing.
Apply advanced theoretical and empirical perspectives, critical thinking and independent judgement to extend understanding and create innovative solutions in applied psychology and/or psychology research.
|Institution Name||University of Newcastle|
|Campus Location||Callaghan Campus ,Ourimbah|
|Course Duration||1 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 3 years maximum.|
|Course University||University of Newcastle|
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