The honours program builds on an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)-accredited undergraduate psychology degree and provides an opportunity for advanced study and research.
There are requirements that you will need to meet as a student in this course. You will need to identify these requirements and ensure you allow sufficient time to meet them. Some of these requirements have associated costs.
Information is available from the Additional course requirements and costs website.
A completed recognised bachelor degree in psychology completed within the past ten years with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 5.0 (on QUT's 7-point scale).
The degree must be accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) as an entry point into an honours program; e.g.Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology) at QUT.
Applicants with overseas qualifications must provide certification from the Australian Psychological Society stating their degree is equivalent to APAC-approved, three-year training in psychology. Please note APS advises the average processing time is 8 weeks, therefore applicants with overseas qualifications need to seek certification by no later than July.Additional entry requirements
The required APAC-accredited second and third year psychology units at QUT are:
Similar APAC-accredited subjects are required for studies completed at another institution.Selection process
Entry to this course is competitive as places are limited. All applications will be considered in two groups of:
Eligible applicants are selected in order of merit based on their APAC accredited second and third year psychology units GPA.Closing date
Closing date is 30 September. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Applicants will be notified of their application outcomes in mid-December.