Forensic psychology involves the intersection of psychology and law. This program is primarily taught by the School of Psychology, with input from the School of Law.In addition to the coursework you will complete a research thesis, in the form of a scholarly journal article, on a topic relevant to forensic psychology. After completing a further two years of full-time equivalent supervised practice, graduates of the Master program are eligible to apply for full membership and endorsement as a Forensic Psychologist.
Why choose this Psychology (Forensic) program from University of New South Wales?
If you intend to become qualified as a forensic psychologist, this well-respected and cross-disciplinary degree is your pathway to accreditation.
Who should choose this degree?
Students who have completed an accredited four-year degree in psychology, including a research thesis, choose this degree to progress to practise as a forensic psychologist.
- Forensic psychologist
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- Research Thesis
- Forensic Interventions 2
- Assessment in Forensic Psychology
- Professional and Ethical Practice
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Forensic Science View 19 other Masters in Forensic Science in Australia
CRICOS Code: 028068E
- The minimum entrance requirement is completion of an accredited four-year, or three-year plus a fourth year, APAC-accredited sequence in psychology, including a major research thesis, completed within the last 10 years with Honours Class 1 (85%), or Upper Second Class Honours (75%) or their equivalents.Psychology qualifications from overseas must include a major research thesis/project and must be assessed by the Australian Psychological Society (APS) as comparable to a four-year APAC-accredited sequence of study in psychology completed in Australia.
International44550 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 44550 AUD per year during 24 months.
National31800 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31800 AUD per year during 24 months.
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