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The Graduate Diploma of Psychology from Charles Sturt University is accredited by the Australian Psychology Society and is designed for graduates from other fields wishing to transition into a career in psychology.
By completing this online course, students will not only study the fundamentals of psychology and grasp the theoretical dimensions of the field, but will also gain a comprehensive overview of research methods and statistics related to the practice of psychology.
The course also includes a compulsory residential school component in which students are required to travel to the Bathurst or Wagga Wagga campus to attend. Residential schools are held in the same week so students are encouraged to arrange their program to take advantage of this.
To be eligible to enter this program, applicants must:
In this psychology course, the subjects you will study include:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Graduate Diploma of Psychology from Charles Sturt University.
Completion of this online Graduate Diploma of Psychology will provide you with a solid understanding of the key areas in the field of psychology. You will also gain the necessary psychology major to be able to enrol in the Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology, which allows for training as a school counsellor.
Curious about where a career in psychology could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Courses that are not Commonwealth support places require students to contribute the full cost of their course. You may be eligible for a loan to help pay for tuition fees through the Commonwealth Government FEE-HELP program. CSU provides access to a range of scholarships and loans to help its students with the costs associated with university study.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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