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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

  • 12% international / 88% domestic

Bachelor of Psychological Science/Bachelor of Commerce

  • Bachelor

ACU's  undergraduate psychology programs help students to acquire knowledge, assimilate conceptual understandings and develop skills of application that are valuable to the enhancement of human functioning in a broad range of professional  settings.

Key details

Degree Type
Bachelor
Duration
4 years full-time, 8 years part-time
Course Code
098380F
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar
Fees
$8,756 per year / $35,024 total

About this course

ACU's  undergraduate psychology programs help students to acquire knowledge, assimilate conceptual understandings and develop skills of application that are valuable to the enhancement of human functioning in a broad range of professional  settings. Graduates of the Bachelor of Psychological Science will complete a  sequence in psychology that is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). This sequence will ensure graduates acquire an  advanced understanding of human behaviour, as well as highly regarded employability skills, including:critical analysis and rational thinking;ethical decision making;scientific thinking and research capabilities;measurement and analysis of data;problem solving skills;written and verbal communication;interpersonal skills, including foundational counselling skills; andlife-long learning skills. This  learning helps to prepare all students for optional further postgraduate study which may lead to registration as a professional psychologist. Therefore, the aims of ACU's Bachelor of Psychological Science are to:facilitate  the development of knowledge, conceptual understandings, and skills that are relevant in a broad array of employment contexts; andprovide an accredited 3 year sequence in psychology which enables graduates to pursue postgraduate study and training options in psychology and other related disciplines. Our  graduates will make meaningful contributions to improving the outcomes of clients, customers, colleagues and collaborators in a diverse range of settings including, but not limited to: government departments, private sector, schools, business, and not-for-profit organisations. The Bachelor of Commerce provides excellent grounding in many areas of business as well as detailed knowledge and skills in your selected major –  human resource management, management or marketing. Our graduates understand  the ethical, social, political and economic contexts that guide decision-making. The Bachelor of Commerce will not only help you launch your business career but also prepare you for future managerial positions.

Study locations

Melbourne, VIC

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Psychology courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
81.7%
Overall satisfaction
85.4%
Skill scale
68.9%
Teaching scale
60.9%
Employed full-time
$56.2k
Average salary