Psychology Careers

If you’ve got an interest in how the mind works, a career in psychology could be a good move. Psychological principles are also being increasingly applied to market research and human resource management – which means your skills and knowledge of the brain, mind and behavior are even more widely applicable and valuable.

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Psychology courses

  • Minority Populations in Forensic Mental Health

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    This Minority Populations in Forensic Mental Health unit from Griffith University focuses on forensic mental health within groups from varying cultural and social circumstances.
  • Diploma of Counselling

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    This online Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015) course from JNI will provide you will a solid foundation in counselling theories and strategies, enabling you to work as professional counsellor.

  • Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

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    Study the inner workings of the mind with this Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) course – a qualification that is professionally recognised by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).
  • Psychology of Health

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    Delivered by Swinburne University of Technology, Psychology of Health is an online unit that teaches students about the major issues affecting health and wellbeing in today’s society.
  • Psychology of Personality

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    Study the online Psychology of Personality unit from Swinburne University and find out what makes people ‘tick’.
  • Psychology of Crime

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    This online Psychology of Crime unit through Griffith University examines the question: What is it about individuals and their experiences that produce criminal behaviour?

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Psychology sample resumes & cover letters

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