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

  • Foundations of Statistics

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    Learn how to carry out your own statistical investigations by studying this online Foundations of Statistics unit from Swinburne University.
  • Sports Psychology

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    This online Sports Psychology Unit through Swinburne University of Technology is an introduction to psychological issues in sport including the relationship between personality and sport, aggression and anxiety.
  • Psychology of Trauma

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    The Psychology of Trauma unit through Swinburne University of Technology introduces you to the nature of traumatic reactions and the ways in which people can recover.
  • Abnormal Psychology

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    This online Abnormal Psychology unit from Swinburne University introduces you to patterns of human behaviour that are considered ‘abnormal’ or dysfunctional.
  • Psychology 100

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    Get across the fundamentals of the science of psychology with this online Psychology 100 unit of study from Swinburne University.
  • Developmental Psychology

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    Developmental Psychology is an online unit provided by Macquarie University which explores how humans develop throughout their lifespans.

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Psychology sample resumes & cover letters

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